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Neur/O-

Nerve

1

Gastr/O-

Stomach

2

-itis

Inflammation

3

-Osis

Condition

4

-plasty

Surgical repair

5

Myel/O-

Spinal cord

6

-cytes

Cells

7

Enter/O-

Small intestine

8

Epi-

Above

9

Hypo-

Below

10

Hyper-

Above

11

Sub-

Below or under

12

Supine

Patient is flat on their back, Face up.

13

Prone

The patient lies on abdomen, with legs together and face turned to the side.

14

Recumbent.

Any position in which the patient is laying down.

15

Trendelenburg position

Laying in your back with your knees bent and legs elevated slightly higher than the head.

16

Chondr/O-

Cartilage

17

Pleura

Double-layered membrane surrounding each lung