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Exploring Medical Language 8th edition ch10 wordparts(N.D.'s class)

angio vessel
aorto aorta
arterio artery (carry blood away from heart)
athero yellowish, fatty plaque
atrio atrium (top chambers of the heart)
cardio heart
echo sound
electro electricity, electrical activity
ischo deficiency, of blood flow
lymphadeno lymph node
lympho lymph
myelo bone marrow
phlebo vein (carry blood toward heart)
plasmo plasma
spleno spleen
thermo heat
thrombo clot
thymo thymus gland
valvo valve
valvulo valve
ventriculo ventricle (lower chambers of the heart)
brady- slow
tachy- fast
-ac pertaining to
-graph instrument used to record
-odynia pain
-penia abnormal reduction in number of blood cells
-poiesis formation
-sclerosis hardening
Created by: skopetsky
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