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1
Q

angi/o

A

vessel (usually blood or lymph)

2
Q

aneurysm/o

A

widening, widened blood vessel

3
Q

aort/o

A

aorta

4
Q

arteri/o

A

artery

5
Q

arteriol/o

A

arteriole

6
Q

ather/o

A

fatty plaque

7
Q

atri/o

A

atrium

8
Q

cardi/o

A

heart

9
Q

coron/o

A

heart

10
Q

phleb/o

A

vein

11
Q

ven/o

A

vein

12
Q

thromb/o

A

blood clot

13
Q

varic/o

A

dilated vein

14
Q

vas/o

A

vessel; vas deferns; duct

15
Q

vascul/o

A

vessel

16
Q

ventricul/o

A

ventricle (of the heart or brain)

17
Q

-cardia

A

heart condition

18
Q

-gram

A

record, writing

19
Q

-graph

A

instrument for recording

20
Q

-graphy

A

process of recording

21
Q

-stenosis

A

narrowing, stricture

22
Q

-um

A

structure, thing

23
Q

-spasm

A

involuntary contraction, twitching

24
Q

-ole

A

small, minute

25
Q

-ule

A

small, minute

26
Q

-us

A

condition, structure

27
Q

aden/o

A

gland

28
Q

agglutin/o

A

clumping, gluing

29
Q

immun/o

A

immune, immunity, safe

30
Q

lymph/o

A

lymph

31
Q

lymphaden/o

A

lymph gland (node)

32
Q

lymphangi/o

A

lymph vessel

33
Q

phag/o

A

swallowing, eating

34
Q

splen/o

A

spleen

35
Q

thym/o

A

thymus gland

36
Q

-phylaxis

A

protection

37
Q

-poiesis

A

formation; production

38
Q

-tension

A

to stretch

39
Q

cerebr/o

A

cerebrum

40
Q

isch/o

A

to hold back; block

41
Q

rrhythm/o

A

rhythm

42
Q

aneurysm/o

A

a widening, a widened blood vessel

43
Q

my/o

A

muscle

44
Q

sarc/o

A

flesh (connective tissue)

45
Q

embol/o

A

embolus (plug)

46
Q

-poiesis

A

formation, production

47
Q

-genesis

A

forming, producing, origin