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Nervous System

Combining forms Nervous System

algesi/o sense of pain
atel/o incomplete
brachi/o arm
cerebell/o cerebellum
cerebr/o cerebrum
crani/o cranium(skull)
dur/o dura
encephal/o brain
gangli/o ganglion
gli/o glue,neuroglia
kinesi/o movement
lept/o slender,thin,delicate
medull/o medulla
mening/o meninges
myel/o spinal cord, bone marrow
narc/o stupor,numbing,sleep
neur/o nerve,nervous system
phas/o speech
plex/o network,tangle,braid
poli/o gray matter
pont/o pons
radicul/o nerve roots
tax/o order,coordination
thalam/o thalamus,chamber
thec/o meninges
ton/o tone,tension,pressure
ventricul/o ventricle(of heart or brain)
-asthenia loss of strength
-algesia,-algia pain
-esthesia feeling,sensation
-kinesia movement
-lepsy seizure
-lexia speech
-paresis slight paralysis
-phasia speech
-plegia paralysis
-plexy stroke,seizure
-praxia action
-taxia coordination
-trophy development,nourishment
Created by: msmalone