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Flashcards in Nervous System Deck (24):
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Crani/o

Skull

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Cephal/o

Head

2

Dur/o

Dura matter

3

Encephal/o

Brain

4

Electr/o

Electricity

5

Gli/o

Glial cells; neuroglial cells

6

Infra

Below; inferior; beneath

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Iso

Same; equal

8

Poly-

Many; much

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Mening/o

Meninges

10

Neuro

Nerve

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Spin/o

Spine

12

-al
-ac
-ar
-ary
-ic
-tic
-ical
-ory
-eal
-ous
-tous

Pertaining to

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Cerebr/o

Cerebrum

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-athenia

Lack of strength

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-esthesia

Nervous sensation

16

-cele

Hernia

17

-kinesia

Movement

18

-oma

Tumor; mass; fluid collection

19

-lepsy

Seizure

20

-paresis

Speech

21

-plegia

Paralysis

22

Narc/o

Numbness

23

-trophy

Nourishment