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Flashcards in Internal Anatomy Deck (74):
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adren/o-

adrenal gland

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angi/o-

vessel, usually a blood vessel

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arteri/o-

artery

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arteriol/o-

arteriole

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arthr/o-

joint

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atri/o-

atrium or upper heart chamber

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balan/o-

glans penis or glans clitoridis

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bronch/i-, bronch/o-

bronchus

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bronchiol/o-

bronchiolus

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cardi/o-

heart

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cerebell/o-

cerebellum part of brain

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cerebr/i-, cerebr/o-

cerebrum part of brain

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choledoch/o-

common bile duct

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chondr/i-, chondr/io-, chondr/o-

cartilage

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chord/o-

cord, string

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cleid/o-

clavicle (collarbone)

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colp/o-

vagina

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cost/o-

rib

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cyst/i-, cyst/o-

bladder, cyst, sac

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cyt/o-

cell

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duoden/o-

duodenum section of intestine

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encephal/o-

brain

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enter/o-

intestine

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episi/o-

vulva

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fibr/o-

fibers

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gastr/o-

stomach

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gli/o-

gluey substance

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hepat/ico-, hepat/o-

liver

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hist/o-

tissue

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hyster/o-

uterus

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ile/o-

ileum section of intestine

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ili/o-

ilium (upper part of hip bone)

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jejun/o-

jejunum section of intestine

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kerat/o-

horny tissue (and cornea of eye)

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laryng/o-

larynx (voicebox)

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lymph/o-

lymphatic vessels, lymphocytes

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mening/o-

membranes covering brain and spinal cord

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metr/a-, metr/o-

uterus

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myel/o-

bone marrow or spinal cord

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my/o-

muscle

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myringo-

eardrum

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nephro-

kidney

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neuro-

nerve, nerves, nervous system

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oophoro-

ovary

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orchio-, orchido-

testis, testes

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osseo-, ossi-, oste-, osteo-

bone or bones

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ovario-

ovary

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palato-

palate (roof of mouth)

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pharyngo-

pharynx (throat)

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phlebo-

vein or veins

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phreni-, phrenico-, phreno-

diaphragm, mind

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peuro-

pleura, rib (or side)

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pneuma-, pneumo-, pneumato-, pneumono-

lungs, respiration (air, breath)

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procto-

rectum or anus

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pulmo-

lungs

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pyelo-

pelvis or kidney

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recto-

rectum

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reni-, reno-

kidney

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sacro-

sacrum

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salpingo-

fallopian or eustachian tube

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sarco-

flesh, muscular substance

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spleno-

spleen

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spondylo-

vertebra, spinal column

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sterno-

sternum (breastbone)

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tendo-, teno-

tendon

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thymo-

thymus gland

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thyro-

thyroid gland

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tracheo-

trachea

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uretero-

ureter (kidney to bladder tube)

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urethro-

urethra (bladder to outside)

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vaso-

vessel or duct

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vene-, veni-, veno-

vein or veins

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viscero-

viscera

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aden/o-

gland