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Digestive System

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abdomino/o abdomen
amyl/o amylase
an/o anus
append/p, appendic/o appendix
bil/i bile
bilirubin/o bilirubin
bucc/o cheek
cec/o cecum
ceil/o belly, abdomen
cervic/o cervix
cheil/o lip
chlorhydr/o hydrochloric acid
chol/e bile, gall
cholangi/o bile vessel
cholecyst/o gallbladder
choledoch/o common bile duct
cib/o meal
cirrh/o cirrhosis
col/o, colon/o colon
dent/i tooth
duoden/o duodenum
enter/o intestine, usually small intestine
esophag/o esophagus
eti/o cause
gastr/o stomach
gingiv/o gums
gloss/o tongue
gluc/o glucose
glycogeno glycogen; animal starch
hem/o, hemat/o blood
hepat/o liver
herni/o hernia
idi/o unknown; individual; distinct
pancreat/o pancreas
peritone/o peritoneum
pharyng/o throat (pharynx)
proct/o anus and rectum
prote/o protein
py/o pus
pylor/o pylorus; pyloric sphincter
rect/o rectum
sialaden/o salivary gland
spen/o spleen
steat/o fat, sebum
stomat/o mouth
tonsill/o tonsil
-ase enzyme
-centesis surgical puncture to remove fluid
-chezia defecation; elimination of waste
-ectasia dilation; dilatation; widening
-ectomy removal; excision; resection
-emesis vomiting
-emia blood condition
-genesis producing form
-graphy processing of recording
-iasis abnormal condition
-megaly enlargement
-orexia appetite
-rrhage bursting forth (of blood)
-rrhagia bursting forth (of blood)
-rrhaphy suture
-scopy visual examination
-spasm sudden contraction of muscles
-stasis stopping; controlling; placing
-stenosis tightening; stricture
-stomy new opening (to form a mouth)
-tomy process of cutting
-tresia opening
Created by: MissMeeMee