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Flashcards in Nervous/Psychiatric Deck (29):
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algesi/o

Excessive sensitivity

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cephal/o

head

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Cerebell/o

Cerebellum

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cerebr/o

Cerebrum

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dur/o

Dura mater

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Encephal/o

Brain

6

esthesi/o

Feeling

7

gangli/o

ganglion

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gli/o

Glue

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leps/o

seizure

10

mening/o

Meninges, membrane

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myel/o

spinal cord

12

narc/o

Sleep

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neuro/o

Nerve

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phas/o

Speech

15

plex/o

network

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pont/o

pons

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tax/o

Coordination, order

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thalam/o

Thalamus

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ventricul/o

Ventricle

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-asthenia

Lack of strength

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-paresis

Slight paralysis

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-plegia

Paralysis

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ment/o

mind

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phren/o

Mind

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Psych/o

Mind

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schiz/o

Split

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-mania

Madness, abnormal preoccupation

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-phobia

Fear of