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Flashcards in Respitory system Deck (31):
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Alveol/o

Air sac, small sac

1

Atel/o

Incomplete

2

Aer/o

Air

3

Bronch/o, bronchi/o

Bronchial tube

4

Carcin/o

Cancer

5

Chondr/o

Cartilage

6

-ectasis

Imperfect

7

Eu-

Good, normal

8

Epiglott/o

Epiglottis

9

Lob/o

Lobe

10

Laryng/o

Larynx, voice box

11

Nas/o, rhino

Nose

12

Muc/o

Mucous

13

Ox/o

Oxygen

14

Or/I, stomat/o

Mouth

15

Pexy

Surgical fixation

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Pulmon/o

Lung

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Pharyng/o

Throat

18

Pleur/o

Pleur

19

-phonia

Voice, sound

20

Pneum/o

Lung, air, gas

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Pneumon/o

Ling, air, gas

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Phren/o

Diaphragm; mind

23

-pnea

Breathing

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Sinus/o

Sinus

25

-spasm

Sudden constriction of muscles

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Spir/o

To breath

27

-scopy

Visual examination

28

Tonsill/o

Tonsil

29

Trache/o

Trache (wind pipe)

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Thorac/o, pector/o, steth/o

Chest