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Flashcards in Sec12 Cardiovascular Deck (31):
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Aneurysm/o

Aneurysm

1

Angi/o

Vessel

2

Aort/o

Aorta

3

Arteri/o

Artery

4

Arteriol/o

Arteriole

5

Ather/o

Fatty substance, plaque

6

Atri/o

Atrium

7

Brady-

Slow

8

Cardi/o

Heart

9

Coron/o

Heart

10

Embol/o

Embolus

11

Isch/o

Suppressed, restrain

12

-megaly

Enlargement

13

Mi/o

Less, smaller

14

-motor

Movement, motion

15

Palpit/o

Flutter, throbbing

16

Rhe/o

Flow, current, stream

17

Phleb/o

Vein

18

-spasm

Involuntary muscular contraction

19

Sphygm/o

Pluse

20

-sphyxia

Pluse

21

-stenosis

Narrowed, constricted

22

Tachy-

Fast

23

-tension

Stretched, strained

24

Valv/o

Valve

25

Varic/o

Varicose veins

26

Vas/o

Vessel, vas deferens

27

Vascul/o

Vessel

28

Ven/o

Vein

29

Ventricul/o

Ventricle

30

Venul/o

Venule