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-pnea

Meaning: breathing

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-oxia

Meaning: level of oxygenWhen referring to levels of oxygen and carbon dioxide in the blood, the suffix -emia is usedex. hypoxemia, hypercapnemia

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-capnia

Meaning: level of carbon dioxideWhen referring to levels of oxygen and carbon dioxide in the blood, the suffix -emia is used

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-phonia

Meaning: voice

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nas/o

Meaning: nose

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rhin/o

Meaning: nose

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pharyng/o

Meaning: pharynx

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laryng/o

Meaning: larynx

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trache/o

Meaning: trachea

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bronch/o, bronch/i

Meaning: bronchus

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bronchiol

Meaning: bronchiole

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phren/o

Meaning: diaphragm

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phrenic/o

Meaning: phrenic nerve

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pleur/o

Meaning: pleura

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plum/o, plumon/o

Meaning: lungs

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pneumon/o

Meaning: lungs

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pneum/o, pneumat/o

Meaning: air, gas; also respiration, lung

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spir/o

Meaning: breathing