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Flashcards in Combining Forms for Organs Ch 2 Deck (47):
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Oste/o, Oss/e, or oss/i

Bone (skeletal system)

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Arthr/o

Joints (skeletal system)

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Chondr/o

Cartilage (skeletal system)

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My/o

Muscles (muscular system)

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Fasc/i or fasci/o (fahs-e-o)

Fascia (muscular system)

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ten/o, tend/o, or tendin/o

tendon (muscular system)

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Cardi/o

Heart (cardiovascular system)

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Arteri/o

Arteries (cardiovascular system)

9

Ven/o or phleb/o

Veins (cardiovascular system)

10

Hem/o or hemat/o

Blood (cardiovascular system)

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Lymph/o

Lymph vessels, fluid and nodes (Lymphatic and Immune systems)

12

Tonsill/o

Tonsils (Lymphatic and Immune systems)

13

Splen/o

Spleen (Lymphatic and Immune systems)

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Thym/o

Thymus (Lymphatic and Immune systems)

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Nas/o or rhin/o

Nose or nares (Respiratory system)

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Pharyng/o

Pharynx (Respiratory system)

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Trache/o

Trachea (Respiratory system)

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Laryng/o

Larynx (Respiratory system)

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Pneum/o, pneumon/o, pulm/o, or pulmon/o

Lungs (Respiratory system)

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Or/o or stomat/o

Mouth (Digestive System)

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Esophag/o

Esophagus (Digestive System)

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Gastr/o

Stomach (Digestive System)

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Enter/o

Small intestine (Digestive System)

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Col/o or colon/o

Large intestine (Digestive System)

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Hepat/o

Liver (Digestive System)

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Pancreat/o

Pancreas (Digestive System)

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Ren/o or nephr/o

Kidneys (Urinary System)

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Ureter/o

Ureters (Urinary System)

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Cyst/o

Urinary bladder (Urinary System)

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Urethr/o

Urethra (Urinary System)

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Neur/o or neur/i

Nerves (Nervous system and special senses)

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Encephal/o

Brain (Nervous system and special senses)

33

Myel/o

Spinal Cord (Nervous system and special senses)

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Ophthalm/o, ocul/o, opt/o, or opt/i

Eyes (Nervous system and special senses)

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Optic/o

Sight (Nervous system and special senses)

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Ot/o, Audit/o, and aud/i

Ears (Nervous system and special senses)

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Aur/i and aur/o

External ear (Nervous system and special senses)

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Acoust/o ans acous/o

Sound (Nervous system and special senses)

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Dermat/o, derm/o or cutane/o

Skin (Integumentary System)

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Adren/o

Adrenals (Endocrine System)

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Gonad/o

Gonads (Endocrine System)

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Pineal/o

Pineal (Endocrine System)

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Pituit/o

Pituitary (Endocrine System)

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Thyroid/o or thyr/o

Thyroid (Endocrine System)

45

Orch/o, orchi/o, orchid/o or testicul/o

Testes (Reproductive System)

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Ovari/o or oophor/o

Ovaries (Reproductive System)

47

Hyster/o, Metr/o, metr/i, metri/o or uter/o

Uterus (Reproductive System)

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