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Phlebotomy RootWords

Root Words from the Phlebotomy Handbook 8th Edition

ang/i, angi/o, vas/o vessel
angin to choke
arter artery
arteri/o artery
ather/o fatty substance, porridge
capillus hairlike
card heart
cardi, cardi/o heart
cubitum elbow, forearm
cyte cell
derm skin
electr/o electricity
embol to cast, throw
erg/o work
eryth/o red
hem/o blood
infarct infarct (necrosis of an area)
lipid fat
log study
man/o thin
my/o muscle
phleb vein
phleb/o vein
pulmonar lung
rrhyth rhythm
scler hardening
sera serum
sphygm/o pulse
steth/o chest
tens tension
thromb clot
ven/i vein
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