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Flashcards in Ch 9 - Digestive Roots, Prefixes, Suffixes Deck (39)
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abdomin/o; celi/o

abdomen

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an/o

anus

3

append/o; appendic/o

appendix

4

bil/i

bile

5

bucc/o

cheek

6

cheil/o

lips

7

chol/e

bile; gall

8

cholangi/o

bile duct

9

cholecyst/o

gallbladder

10

choledoch/o

common bile duct

11

col/o; colon/o

colon

12

duoden/o

duodenum

13

enter/o

intestines

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esophag/o

esophagus

15

gastr/o

stomach

16

gingiv/o

gums

17

gloss/o; lingu/o

tongue

18

hepat/o

liver

19

ile/o

ileum

20

jejun/o

jejunum

21

lapar/o

abdominal wall

22

leuk/o

white

23

lip/o

fat

24

lith/o

stone

25

or/o; stomat/o

mouth

26

pancreat/o

pancreas

27

peritone/o

peritoneum

28

pharyng/o

pharynx

29

polyp/o

polyp

30

proct/o; rect/o

rectum

31

sial/o

salivary gland; saliva

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sigmoid/o

sigmoid colon

33

endo-

within

34

retro-

backward

35

-cele

hernia; herniation

36

-iasis

condition

37

-pepsia

digestion

38

-phagia

swallowing; to swallow

39

-tripsy

crushing