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Gastro Word Parts

Digestive Word Parts

or/o stomat/o mouth
gloss/o lingu/o tongue
bucc/o cheek
cheil/o labi/o lip
dent/o odont/o tooth
gingiv/o gum
sial/o saliva, salivary gland
palat/o palate
uvul/o uvula
submaxill/o lower jaw
sialaden/o salivary gland
pharyng/o pharynx
tonsill/o tonsil
esophag/o esophagus
celi/o belly, abdomen
gastr/o stomach
lapar/o abdominal wall, abdomen
pylor/o pylorus
sphincter/o sphincter
duoden/o duodenum
enter/o intestines (usually small)
jejun/o jejunum
ile/o ileum
col/o colon/o colon
proct/o anus, rectum
cec/o cecum
rect/o rectum
an/o anus, opening of the rectum
sigmoid/o sigmoid colon
append/o appendi/o appendix
bil/i biliary system
cirrh/o yellow, tawny
cholangi/o bile vessel
chol/e bile, gall
cholecyst/o gallbladder
choledoch/o bile duct
hepat/o liver
pancreat/o pancreas
bilirubin/o bilirubin
amyl/o starch
gluc/o glyc/o glucose, sugar
lip/o steat/o fat, lipid
glycogen/o glycogen
peritone/o peritoneum
splen/o spleen
chlorhydria hydrochloric acid
crine to secrete
emesis vomit
iasis abnormal condition, formation of, presence of
lith calculus, stone
phagia ingesting, swallowing, eating
prandial pertaining to a meal
rrhea discharge, flow
ase enzyme
clysis irrigation, washing
pepsia digestion
ptysis spitting
stalsis contraction
stasis stopping, control
stenosis tightening, stricture
tresia opening
orexia appetite
Created by: mlarke