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Flashcards in Lesson 4 - The Gastrointestinal System (Structural Root Words) Deck (30)
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Chol/e

Meaning: Bile, Gall

2

Cholecyst/o

Meaning: Gallbladder

3

Choledoch/o

Meaning: Bile duct

4

Col/o
Colon/o

Meaning: Colon

5

Dent/o
Odont/o

Meaning: Teeth

6

Duoden/o

Meaning: Duodenum

7

Enter/o

Meaning: Intestine

8

Esophagi/o

Meaning: Esophagus

9

Gastr/o

Meaning: Stomach

10

Gingiv/o

Meaning: Gum

11

Gloss/o
Lingu/o

Meaning: Tongue

12

Hepat/o

Meaning: Liver

13

Ile/o

Meaning: Ileum

14

Jejun/o

Meaning: Jejunum

15

Or/o
Stoma/o

Meaning: Mouth

16

Pancreat/o

Meaning: Pancreas

17

Procto /o

(Need to ask if this is wrong...it should be Proct/o)

Meaning: Anus, Rectum

18

Ptyal/o
Sial/o

Meaning: Saliva, Salivary gland

19

Rect/o

Meaning: Rectum

20

Sigmoid/o

Meaning: Sigmoid colon

21

Aer/o

Meaning: Air

22

Carcin/o

Meaning: Cancer

23

Nemat/o

Meaning: Blood

24

Lith/o

Meaning: Stone, Calculus

25

Maxill/o

Meaning: Maxilla

26

Myc/o

Meaning: Fungus

27

Orth/o

Meaning: Straight

28

Ptyal/o

Meaning: Saliva

29

Therm/o

Meaning: Heat

30

Tox/o
Toxic/

Meaning: Poison

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