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Ch 8 Digestive

Combining Forms

abdomin/o abdomen
an/o anus
append/o appendic/o appendix
bil/i bile; gall
cec/o cecum (first part of large intestine)
chol/e gall; bile
cholecyst/o gallbladder
cirrh/o orange-yellow
col/o colon/o colon; large intestine
cyst/o cyst; fluid sac; bladder
dent/i tooth
duoden/o duodenum (first part of small intestine)
enter/o intestines (usually the small intestine)
esophag/o esophagus
gastr/o stomach
gingiv/o gums
gloss/o tongue
gluc/o glyc/o sugar; glucose
hemat/o blood
hepat/o liver
ile/o ileum (third part of the small intestine)
inguin/o groin
jaund/o yellow
jejun/o jejunum (second part of the small intestine)
labi/o lip
lapar/o abdominal wall; abdomen
ling/o tongue
lith/o stone; calculus
odont/o tooth
or/o mouth
pancreat/o pancreas
peritone/o peritoneum (membrane that lines the abdominal cavity and covers the abdominal organs)
phag/o eat; swallow; engulf
pharyng/o pharynx; throat
proct/o rectum; anus
rect/o rectum
sigmoid/o sigmoid colon; sigmoid
splen/o spleen
Created by: connelly.cowan
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