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Flashcards in Medical Terminology, Anatomy, & Lifespan Development Deck (154)
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Terms that describe shape, size, color, and function

Descriptive

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Terms that honor the person who first discovered or described an anatomical structure, procedure, or instrument

Eponym

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Stomato

Mouth

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Dento

Teeth

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Glosso/Linguo

Tongue

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Gingivo

Gums

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Encephalo

Brain

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Gastro

Stomach

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Entero

Intestine

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Colo

Large intestine

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Procto

Anus/rectum

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Hepato

Liver

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Nephro/Rene

Kidney

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Orchido

Testis

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Oophoro

Ovary

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Hystero

Uterus

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Dermo

Skin

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Masto/Mammo

Breast

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Osteo

Bones

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Cardio

Heart

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Cysto

Bladder

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Rhino

Nose

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Phlebo/Veno

Veins

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Pneumo/Pulmo

Lung

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Hemo/Emia

Blood

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Arterio-

Artery

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Brady-

Slow

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Cardio-

Heart

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Hemo-

Blood

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Hyper-

Over, above, beyond