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Flashcards in Cardiovascular System Deck (14)
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angi/o, vas/o, vascul/o

vessel

2

aort/o

aorta

3

arteri/o

artery

4

ather/o

fatty (lipid) paste

5

atri/o

atrium

6

cardi/o

heart

7

coron/o

circle or crown

8

my/o

muscle

9

pector/o, steth/o

chest

10

sphygm/o

pulse

11

thromb/o

clot

12

ven/o, phleb/o

vein

13

varic/o

swollen, twisted vein

14

ventricul/o

ventricle (belly or pouch)