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Barb ML Sessons 1-3

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appendic/o appendix
arthr/o joint
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gastr/o stomach
hemat/o blood
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nas/o nose
nat/o birth
neur/o nerve
pneumon/o lung; air
psych/o mind
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tonsill/o tonsil
trache/o trachea (windpipe)
urin/o urine; urinary system
ven/o vein
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mid- middle
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Created by: bkriebel