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Med Term Chpt 5

Medical Terminology Chapter 5 Cardiovascular System

angiography making a record of a vessel
angiorrhaphy suturing a vessel
angiospasm involuntary muscle contraction of a vessel
angiostenosis narrowing of a vessel
aortogram record of the aorta
aortic pertaining to the aorta
arterial pertaining to the artery
arteriole small artery
arteriorrhexis ruptured artery
arteriosclerosis hardening of an artery
atherectomy excision of fatty substance
atherosclerosis hardening with fatty substance
atrial pertaining to the atrium
interatrial pertaining to between the atria
cardiac pertaining to the heart
bradycardia state of slow heart
cardiodynia heart pain
electrocardiogram record of heart electricity
cardiomegaly enlarged heart
myocardial pertaining to heart muscle
cardiomyopathy heart muscle disease
cardiologist specialist in the cardiovascular system
cardiorrhaphy suture of the heart
tachycardia state of fast heart
coronary pertaining to the heart
phlebitis inflammation of vein
phlebotomy incision in a vein
phleborrhaphy suture a vein
valvulitis inflammation of a valve
valvular pertaining to a valve
venous pertaining to a vein
venule small vein
venotomy incision into a vein
ventricular pertaining to a ventricle
interventriculaar pertaining to between the ventricles
Created by: DebAnderson