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Flashcards in Digestive system Deck (27):
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-ase

Enzyme

1

An/o

Anus

2

Append/o

Appendix

3

Cholecyst/o

Gall bladder

4

Col/o, colon/o

Colon (large intestine)

5

Circum

Around

6

Chol/o

Bile; gall

7

Choledoch/o

Common bike duct

8

Cholangi/o

Bile; vessel

9

Cheil/o

Lip

10

Duoden/o

Duodenum

11

Enter/o

Intestines (usually small intestine)

12

-emesis

Vomiting

13

Glyc/o, gluc/o

Glucose; sugar

14

ile/o

Ileum

15

Lapar/o

Abdominal wall; abdomen

16

-phagia

Eating; swallowing

17

-pepsia

Digestion

18

Pancreat/o

Pancreas

19

Proct/o

Anus and rectum

20

Pylor/I

Pylorus; pyloric sphincter

21

-rexia

Appetite

22

Rect/o

Rectum

23

Sigmoid/o

Sigmoid colon

24

-scope

Instrument for visual examination

25

-lith

Stone, calculus

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-tripsy

To crush