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Flashcards in Chapter 4- Respiratory System Deck (31):
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adenod.o

adenoids

2

laryng/o

larynx (voice box)

3

nas/o

nose

4

rhin/o

nose

5

pharyng/o

pharynx (throat)

6

tonsil/o

tonsils

7

trache/o

trachea (windpipe)

8

alveol/o

alveolus; air sac

9

bronch/o

bronchus

10

bronchi/o

plural of bronchus

11

bronchiol/o

bronchiole

12

phren/o

diaphragm

13

pleur/o

pleura

14

pneum/o

air; lung

15

pneumon/o

air; lung

16

pulmon/o

lung

17

thorac/o

chest

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aer/o

air

19

cyan/o

blue

20

muc/o

mucus

21

myc/o

fungus

22

orth/o

straight

23

py/o

pus

24

oma

tumor

25

plasty

surgical repair

26

plegia

paralysis

27

a

without; not

28

brady

slow

29

dys

bad; painful; difficult

30

eu

good, normal

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tachy

rapid