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Angio

Blood of lymph vessels

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Aort/o

Aorta

2

Ather/o

Fatty plaque

3

Arteri/I

Artery

4

Atri/o

Artery

5

Brady

Slow

6

Erythr/o

Red

7

Hem/o

Blood

8

Hemangi/o

Blood vessel

9

Immun/o

Immune

10

Lymph/o

Lymph nodes

11

Micro/o

Small

12

Phleb/o

Vein

13

Thromb/o

Blood clot; thrombus

14

Tachy

Swift; rapid

15

Ventricul/o

Ventricle (of heart or brain)

16

Phleb/o, ven/o

Vein

17

-edema

Swelling

18

-emia

Blood condition

19

-graph

Instrument used to make a drawing or record

20

-gram

A tracing

21

-graphy

Writing; record

22

-lysis

Loosen; dissolve; relief

23

-ptysis

Spitting

24

-plasty

Surgical repair

25

-rrythmia

Rhythm

26

-rrhaphy

Suture

27

-rrhexis

Rupture

28

-megaly

Enlargement

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-sclerosis

Dryness; hardness

30

-stasis

Same

31

-stenosis

Narrowing

32

Sphygm/o

Pulse

33

Vas/o

Vessel