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5.1
hem(at)- o
(haem-)
x- (h)em- ia
hemorrhage

blood


the abnormal presence of blood in x

2

5.2
sangu- in- o
sangu- I
sanguine

blood

3

5.3
hem- o- glob- in - o
globe

hemoglobin

4

5.4
plasm(at)- o,
plasm- a
plastic

plasma

5

5.5
thromb- 0
thromboid
thromb- us

clot

6

5.6
thromb- o- cyt- o
("clot cell")

platelet

7

5.7
sphygm- o
sphygmometer

pulse

8

5.8
card(i)- o
cardiac

the heart

9

5.9
aort- o
aort- ic- o
"hanger"
aort- a

the aorta

10

5.10
valv(-ul)- o
"door leaf"
valv (-ul)- a

valve

11

5.11
ventr- i- cul- o
"little belly"
ventr- i- cul- us

ventricle

12

5.12
peri- card(i)- o
perimeter
peri- cardi- um

the pericardium

13

5.13
my- o- card(i)- o
heart muscle
my- o- cardi- um

the myocardium

14

5.14
angi- o (angei-)
angiogram

vessel

15

5.15
vas- o
vas- cul- o
vase
vas

vessel

16

5.16
arter(i)- o
"air- pipe"
arteri- a

artery

17

5.17
phleb- o
phlebitis

vein

18

5.18
ven- o
vehicle
ven- a

vein

19

5.19
cap- ill- ar- o
"hair"

capillary

20

5.20
varic- o
varicose
vary

varix

21

5.21
cirs- o

varix

22

5.22
lymph- o
lymphat- o
limpid
lympha

lymph

23

5.23
lymph- angi- o
angi- o

lymph vessel

24

5.24
lymph- aden- o
aden- o

lymph node

25

5.25
splen- o
splenetic

the spleen

26

5.26
lien- o
"milt"
lien

the sp leen

27

5.27
(endo)crin- o
endocrine

secretion

28

5.28
hormon- o
"urger"

hormone

29

5.29
aden- o
adenoid

gland

30

5.30
gland- ul- o
"little acorn"
gland- ul- a

gland