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Lesson 12 Element Recognition

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adrenal
near the kidneys
adrenogenous
produced or arising in the adrenal glands
adrenalopathy
any disease of the adrenal glands
appendalgia
pain in the appendix
appendiceal
pertaining to an appendix
appendicolithiasis
condition of stones in the appendix
arterial
pertaining to the artery
arteriectasis
dilation of an artery
arteriectopy
displacement of an artery from its location
arteriosclerosis
hardening and thickening of the arteries
basal
pertaining to or situated near a base; fundamental
basilysis
crushing of the base of the fetal skull for delivery
basiotripsy
crushing of the fetal head
basis
the lower, basic, or fundamental of an object
bigeminy
the condition of occurring in pairs such as the occurrence of two beats of the pulse in rapid succession
bipedal
having two feet
birhinia
double nose
biramus
two branches
binaural
pertaining to both ears
binocular
two eyes
bronchial
pertaining to the bronchi
bronchitis
inflammation of the bronchial tubes
bronchopneumonia
inflammation of the smaller bronchial tubes
bronchopleuropneumonia
pneumonia complicated by bronchitis and pleurisy
colic
pertaining to the colon
colocentesis
surgical puncture of the colon
colopexy
fixation of a bend of the colon to the abdominal wall
colopexotomy
fixation and incision of the colon
duodenal
pertaining to the duodenum
duodenocholangeitis
inflammation of the duodenum and common bile duct
duodenocholecystostomy
surgical creation of an opening between the gallbladder and duodenum
esophageal
pertaining to the esophagus
esophagoptosis
falling/down of the esophagus
esophagocele
hernia of the esophagus
esophagomyotomy
incision through the muscular coat of the esophagus
ileal
pertaining to the ileum
ileocystoplasty
suture of a segment of the ileum to the urinary bladder to increase the bladder size and capacity
ileoileostomy
surgical creation of an opening between two parts of the ileum
iliac
pertaining to the ilium
iliocostal
pertaining to the ilium and ribs
iliolumbocosto-abdominal
pertaining to the iliac, costal, and abdomnial regions
laryngeal
pertaining to the larynx
laryngology
study of the larynx
otolaryngology
the study of the ear and throat
rhinolaryngology
study of the nose and throat
otorhinolaryngology
study of ears, nose, and throat
ligate
to bind or tie with a ligature
ligature
thread or wire for surgical tying
ligation
the application of a ligature
ovarian
pertaining to an ovary
ovariocentesis
surgical puncture of an ovary
ovarin
ovarian hormone
ovarioncus
tumor of the ovary
ovariorrhexis
rupture of an ovary
pelvitherm
an apparatus for applying heat to the pelvic organs through the vagina
pelvospondylitis
inflammation of the pelvic portion of the spine
pelviotomy
cutting into the pelvis
thermotherapy
treatment using heat
splenocele
hernia of the spleen
adrenomegaly
enlarged adrenal glands
urethrorrhaphy
suturing of the urethra
thyroaplasia
lack of formation of the thyroid
ureterostenosis
narrowing of the ureter
sacrolumbar
pertaining to the sacrum and loins
basicranial
pertaining to the base of the skull
venectasia
expansion of a vein
ureteronephrectomy
surgical removal of the kidney and ureter
uterolith
a uterine calculus or stone
duodenocholedochotomy
incision into the duodenum and the common bile duct
uteroplasty
surgical repair of the uterus
esophagomycosis
excessive condition of fungus in the esophagus
sacrarthrogenic
production the the sacrum joints
basilateral
pertaining to the base and side
urethrocystitis
inflammation of the urethra and bladder
colostomy
create an opening in the colon
tridactylism
abnormal condition of three fingers
tricheiria
pertaining to three hands
bronchophony
sound of the voice heard through a stethoscope over healthy lungs
cryotherapy
cold treatment
splenomyelomalacia
softening of the spleen & bone marrow
ovariosalpingectomy
excision of the ovarian tubes