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Flashcards in Chapter 11 Digestive Combining Forms Deck (34):
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An/o

Anus

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Antr/o

Antrum

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Cec/o

Cecum

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Col/o or colon/o

Colon, large intestine

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Duoden/o

Duodenum

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Enter/o

Intestine, small

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Esophag/o

Esophagus

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Gastr/o

Stomach

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Ile/o

Ileum

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Jejun/o

Jejunum

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Or/o or stomat/o

Mouth

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Proct/o or rect/o

Rectum

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Sigmoid/o

Sigmoid colon

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Abdomin/o or celi/o or lapar/o

Abdomen, abdominal cavity

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Append/o or appendic/o

Appendix

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Cheil/o

Lip

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Cholangi/o

Bile duct

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Chol/e

Gall, bile

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Choledoch/o

Common bile duct

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Diverticul/o

Diverticulum or blind pouch

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Gingiv/o

Gum

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Gloss/o or lingu/o

Tongue

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Hepat/o

Liver

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Herni/o

Hernia, or protrusion of an organ through a membrane or cavity wall

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Palat/o

Palate

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Pancreat/o

Pancreas

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Peritone/o

Peritoneum

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Polyp/o

Polyp or small growth

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Pylor/o

Pylorus, pyloric sphincter

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Sial/o

Saliva, salivary gland

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Steat/o

Fat

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Uvul/o

Uvula

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Hemi

Half

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Pepsia

Digestion

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