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Flashcards in Chapter 5- Cardiovascular System Deck (24):
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aneurysm/o

widening/ widened blood vessel

2

aort/o

aorta

3

arter/o

artery

4

arteri/o

artery

5

ather/o

fatty plaque

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atri/o

atrium

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cardi/o

heart

8

coron/o

heart

9

phleb/o

vein

10

ven/o

vein

11

thromb/o

blood clot

12

varic/o

dilated vein

13

vas/o

vessel; vas deferens; duct

14

vascul/o

vessel

15

ventricul/o

ventricle (heart or brain)

16

cardia

heart condition

17

gram

record/ writing

18

graph

instrument for recording

19

graphy

process or recording

20

stenosis

narrowing, stricture

21

brady

slow

22

endo

in, within

23

epi

above, upon

24

peri

around