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aburris 4

Medical Terminology for IBC Vet Tech Program (internal anatomy roots)

aden/o gland
angi/o vessel
arteri/o artery
arthr/o joint
atri/o atrium (upper chamber of heart)
bronch/i, bronch/o bronchus
cardi/o heart
cerebell/o cerebellum (part of the brain)
cerebri/o cerebrum (part of the brain)
chondr/l, chondr/io, chondr/o cartilage
chord/o cord, string
colp/o vagina
cost/o rib
cyst/l, cyst/o bladder, sac, cyst
cyt/o cell
duoden/o duodenum (part of small intestine)
encephal/o brain
enter/o intestines
episi/o vulva
fibr/o fibers
gastr/o stomach
hepat/ico, hepat/o liver
hist/o tissue
hyster/o uterus
ile/o ileum (part of small intestine)
ili/o ilium (upper part of hip bone)
jejun/o jejunum (part of small intestine)
kerat/o horny tissue (on cornea and on skin)
laryng/o larynx
lymph/o pertaining to lymphatic system
mening/o membranes covering the brain and spinal cord
metr/a, metr/o uterus
myel/o bone marrow, spinal cord
my/o muscle
nephr/o kidney
neur/o nerves, nerve, nervous system
orchid/o, orchid/do testes, testis
oss/eo, oss/l, ost/e, ost/eo bone, bones
ovari/o ovary
palat/o palate (roof of the mouth)
pharyng/o pharynx (throat)
pleur/o pleura, rib (side)
pneum/a, pneum/o lungs, respiration (air and breathing)
proct/o rectum, anus
pulm/o lungs
pyel/o pelvis, kidney
rect/o rectum
ren/l, ren/o kidney
sacr/o sacrum (tailbone)
sarc/o flesh, muscular substance, tumor
spondyl/o vertebra, spinal column
stern/o sternum (breastbone)
tend/o, ten/o tendon
thym/o thymus gland
thyr/o thyroid gland
trache/o trachea
ureter/o ureter (tube from kidney to bladder)
vas/o vessel, duct
ven/e, ven/l, ven/o vein, veins
viscer/o viscera (organs)
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