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Flashcards in Med Roots Deck (67):
1

Adip/o

fat

2

Angi/o

Blood vessel

3

Arthr/o

Joint

4

Bi/o

Life

5

Carcin/o

Cancer

6

Chondr/o

Cartilage

7

Cyt/o

Cell

8

Deem/o

Dermat/o

Skin

9

Electr/o

Electricity

10

Erythr/o

Red

Red blood cell

11

Gnos/o

Knowledge

12

Gynec/o

Woman

13

Hem/o

Hemat/o

Blood

14

Leuk/o

White

White blood cell

15

My/o

Muscle

16

Myel/o

Bone marrow

17

Neur/o

Nerve

18

Onc/o

Cancer

19

Os

Oss

Oste/o

Bone

20

Path/o

Disease

21

Phleb/o

Vein

22

Psych/o

Mind

23

Sarc/o

Flesh, muscle

24

Spondyl/o

Vertebrae, spine

25

Thromb/o

Blood clot

26

Thorac/o

Thorax/o

Chest

27

Esophag/o

Esophagus

28

Trach/o

Trache/o

Trachea, windpipe

29

Cardi/o

Heart

30

Bronch/o

Bronchus

31

Pneum/o

Lung

32

Pleur/o

Pleura=membrane surrounding lung

33

Lapar/o

Abdomen, abdominal wall

34

Viscer/o

Internal organs

35

Gastr/o

Stomach

36

Enter/o

Intestine, gut

37

Duoden/o

Proximal small intestine, duodenum

38

Jejun/o

Middle small intestine, jejunum

39

Ile/o

Ileum, distal small intestine

40

Hepat/o

Liver

41

Cholecyst/o

Gallbladder

42

Doch/o

Duct, tube

43

Col/o

Colon

44

Splen/o

Spleen

45

Pancrea

Pancreas

46

Ren/o

Nephr/o

Kidney

47

Cyst/o

Bladder

48

Pyel/o

Pelvis

49

Urethr/o

Urethra

50

Oophor/o

Ovary

51

Hyster/o

Uterus

52

Salping/o

Fallopian tube

53

Proct/o

Anus, rectum

54

Sigmoid/o

Sigmoid colon

55

Cephal/o

Cep/o

Head

56

Encephal/o

Brain

57

Cerebr/o

Brain, cerebrum

58

Crani/o

Skull

59

Ophthalm/o

Eye

60

Ot/o

Ear

61

Nas/o

Rhin/o

Nose

62

Bucc/o

Stomat/o

Mouth

63

Gloss/o

Glot-

Tongue

64

Cervic/o

Neck

65

Pharyng/o

Throat

66

Laryng/o

Voice box

67

Aden/o

Gland