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Flashcards in Chapter 15 Nervous Shstem Organs Deck (20):
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Cerebell/o

Cerebellum

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Cerebr/o

Cerebrum, brain

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Dur/o

Hard, dura mater

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Encephal/o

Brain

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Gangli/o or ganglion/o

Ganglion

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Gli/o

Glia, gluey substance

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Mening/o or meningi/o

Meninges

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Myel/o

Spinal cord

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Neur/o

Nerve

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Radic/o or radicul/o or rhiz/o

Nerve root, proximal end of a peripheral nerve closest to the spinal cord

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Esthesi/o

Sensation, sensitivity, feeling

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Ment/o or psych/o

Mind

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Mon/o

One, single

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Phas/o

Speech

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Poli/o

Gray matter

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Quadr/i

Four

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Iatrist

Specialist, physician

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Iatry

Treatment, specialty

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Ictal

Seizure, attack

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Paresis

Slight paralysis

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