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Flashcards in Respiratory System Deck (36):
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Adenoid/o

Adneoids

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Aer/o

Air

2

Alveol/o

Alveolus; air sac

3

Anthrac/o

Coal, coal dust

4

Atel/o

Incomplete; imperfect

5

Bronch/o

Bronchus (plura, bronchi)

6

Bronchi/o

Bronchus

7

Bronchiol/o

Bronchiole

8

Coni/o

Dust

9

Cyan/o

Blue

10

Diaphragmat/o

Diaphram

11

Epiglott/o

Epiglottis

12

Hem/o

Blood

13

Laryng/o

Larynx (voice box)

14

Lob/o

Lobe

15

Muc/o

Mucus

16

Nas/o

Nose

17

Orth/o

Straight

18

Ox/i

Oxygen

19

Ox/o

Oxygen

20

Pector/o

Chest

21

Pharyng/o

Pharynx (throat)

22

Phren/o

Diaphragm; mind

23

Pleur/o

Pleur

24

Pneum/o

Air; lung

25

Pneumon/o

Air; lung

26

Pulmon/o

Lung

27

Rhin/o

Nose

28

Sept/o

Septum

29

Sinus/o

Sinus, cavity

30

Spir/o

Breathe

31

Steth/o

Chest

32

Thorac/o

Chest

33

Tonsill/o

Tonsils

34

Trache/o

Trachea (windpipe)

35

Tuss/o

Cough