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Flashcards in Ch 10 - Endocrine Roots, Prefixes, Suffixes Deck (27)
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acid/o

sour; bitter

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acr/o

extremities

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aden/o

gland

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adren/o; adrenal/o

adrenal glands

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andr/o

male; man

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calc/i

calcium

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cortic/o

cortex

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dips/o

thirst

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endocrin/o

endocrine

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gonad/o

sex glands

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gluc/o; glyc/o

glucose; sugar; sweet

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kal/i

potassium

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ket/o

ketone bodies

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lact/o

milk

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natr/o

sodium

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pancreat/o

pancreas

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parathyroid/o

parathyroid glands

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somat/o

body

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toxic/o

poison

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thym/o

thymus gland

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thyr/o; thyroid/o

thyroid glands

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eu-

same; normal

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oxy-

sharp; quick

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poly-

excessive

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-crine

secrete

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-emia

blood condition

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-tropin

stimulating effect of a hormone