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Ch 5 Digestive

digestive terms

gastroscope instrument to view inside the stomach
gastritis stomach inflammation
gastrectomy removal of the stomach
gingival pertaining to the gums
gingivitis inflammation of the gums
glossal pertaining to the tongue
hypoglossal pertaining to under the tongue
hepatitis inflammation of the liver
hepatoma liver tumor
hepatic pertaining to the liver
ileal pertaining to the ileum
ileostomy create an opening in the ileum
jejunal pertaining to the jejunum
laparotomy incision into the abdomen
laparoscope instrument to view inside the abdomen
sublingual pertaining to under the tongue
orthodontic pertaining to straight teeth
periodontic pertaining to around the teeth
oral pertaining to the mouth
palatoplasty surgical repair of the palate
pancreatitis inflammation of the pancreas
pancreatic pertaining to the pancreas
pharyngeal pertaining to the throat
pharyngoplegia paralysis of the throat
pharyngoplasty surgical repair of the throat
proctoptosis drooping rectum and anus
proctologist specialist in the rectum and anus
proctopexy surgical fixation of the rectum and anus
pyloric pertaining to the plyorus
rectal pertaining to the rectum
sialadenitis inflammation of a salivary gland
sigmoidoscope instrument to view inside the sigmoid colon
sigmoidal pertaining to the sigmoid colon