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chapter #5 cardiovascular system med term

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al
pertaining to
an
without, less than
aneurysm
ballooning of a vessel wall
angi/o
vessel
anther/o
plaque and fatty substance
brady
slow
cardi
heart
chromat/o
color
crasia
mixture or blending (BOTH)
cyto
cell
dys
difficult, painful, bad
echo
sound
ectomy
surgical removal
embol
something inserted or thrown in
emesis
vomitting
emia
blood condition
end/o
within, in, or inside
erythr/o
red
fibrill/o
muscular twitching
globin/o
protein
graphy
process of recording a picture or record
hemangi
blood vessel
ia
condition
ischo/o
to hold back
ism
condition
leuko
white
lip/o
fat
lytic
to destroy
necrosis
death of tissue
ologist
specialist or one who studies
oma
tumor
osis
condition state and process
penia
deficiency of
peri
surrounding
phleb
vein
plast
growth
poly
many
re
again
rrphaphy
to suture
scler/o
abnormal hardening
semi
half
ser/o
plasma without clotting protein
spasm
tightening or cramping
stasis
stopping or controlling
stenosis
abnormal narrowing
tachy
rapid or fast
thromb/o
clot
tic
pertaining to
valvul
value