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Flashcards in Chpter 15 Nervous System and Behavioral Deck (16):
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Quadr/I


Ex: quadr/I/plagia

Four

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Phas/o


Ex: dys/phas/ia

Speech

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Myel/o


Ex: myel/o/graphy

Spinal cord, also means bone marrow

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Ment/o, psych/o


Ex: ment/al


Mind

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Neur/o


Ex: neur/o/logist

Nerve

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Gli/o


Ex: gli/oma

Glia, gluey substance

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Dur/o


Ex: sub/dur/al

Hard, dura mater

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Gangli/o, ganglion/o


Ex: ganglion/ectomy

Ganglion

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Meningi/o, mening/o


Ex: mening/o/cele

Meninges

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Radic/o, radicul/o, rhiz/o


Ex: radic/o/tomy

Nerve root

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Poli/o


Ex: poli/o/myel/itis

Gray matter

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Mon/o


Ex: mon/o/plegia

One, single

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Esthesi/o


Ex: an/esthesi/a

Sensation, sensitivity, feeling

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Encephal/o


Ex: encephal/itis

Brain

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Cerebr/o


Ex: cerebr/al

Cerebrum, brain

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Cerebell/o


Ex: cerebell/itis

Cerebellum