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Medical Terminology Chapter 6

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Abdomin/o
Abdomen
Amyl/o
Starch
An/o
anus
apeend/o, appendic/o
Appendix
Bil/i
Bile;gall
Bilirubin/o
bilirubin
Bucc/o
cheek
cec/o
cecum
celi/o
belly
cervic/o
cervix, neck
cheil/o
lip
chlorhydr/o
hydrochloric acid
chol/e
bile; gall
cholangi/o
bile vessel
cholecyst/o
gallbladder
choledoch/o
common bile duct
cib/o
meal
cirrh/o
orange-yellow
col/o, colon/o
colon, large intestine
dent/i
tooth, teeth
duoden/o
duodenum
enter/o
small intestine, internal organs
esophag/o
esophagus
eti/o
cause
gastr/o
stomach
gingiv/o
gum
gloss/o
tongue
gluc/o, glyc/o
glucose, sugar
glycogen/o
glycogen, animal starch
hem/o, hemat/o
blood
hepat/o
liver
herni/o
hernia
idi/o
unknown
ile/o
ileum
pancreat/o
pancreas
peritone/o
peritoneum
pharyng/o
throat
proct/o
anus/ rectum
py/o
pus
pylor/o
pylorus, pyloric sphincter
rect/o
rectum
sialaden/o
salivary gland
splen/o
spleen
steat/o
fat, sebum
stomat/o
mouth
tonsill/o
tonsil
-ase
enzyme
-centesis
surgical puncture to remove the fluid
-chazia
defectation
-ectasia
dilation, widening
-ectasis
dilation
-ectomy
removal, excison resection
-emesis
vomiting
-emia
blood condition
-genesis
producing, forming
-graphy
process of recording
-iasis
abnormal condition
-megaly
enlargment
-orxia
appetite
-rrhagie
bursting forth of blood
-rrhagia
bursting forth
-rrhaphy
suture
-rrhea
flow, discharge
-scopy
visual examination
-spasm
involuntary contraction of muscles
-stasis
stopping, controlling
-stenosis
tightening, narrowing
-stomy
new opening
-tomy
incision, to cut intio
-tersia
opening