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angiogram

angio-vessel
gram-process of recording

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angioplasty

angio-vessel
plashy-surgical repairman

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anoxia

an-without
oxia-oxygen
without oxygen

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artery

largets type of bv; carries o2 blood away from the heart

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aortic stenosis

aortic-pertaining to the aorta
stenosis-narrowing
the narrowing of the aortic valve

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arteri/o/graphy

arteri-artery
graphy-process of recording
radiologic visualization injection in the arteries

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arteri/ole

arteri-artery
ole-small
small artery

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arterial anastomosis

arterial-pertaining to the artery
anastomosis-connection between two vessel
connection between two arteries

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atherectomy

Ather-yellowish plaque
ectomy-surgical removal
surgical removal of atherosclerotic plaque from an artery

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ather/o/sclerosis

aether-yellowish plaque
sclerosis-hardening
where the yellowish plaque are formed in the walls of th artery

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ather/oma

aether-yellowish plaque;fatty substance
oma-mass of cells
collection of plaque
yellow plaque that protrudes in the opening of the artery

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ather/o/sclerosis

aether-yellowish plaque
sclerosis-hardening
where the yellowish plaque are formed in the walls of the artery

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apex of the heart

lower tip of the heart

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atri/al

pertaining to the atrium

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atri/oventricular bundle

special muscle fibers that connect the atriums and ventricles and send electrical impulses

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atrioventricular node

specialized tissue in the wall of the atria

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atrium;atria

upper heart chambers

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atri/o/ventricular node

specialized tissue in the wall of the atria

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bundle of his

atrioventricular bundle

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capillary

small blood vessel contains oxygenated and de oxygenated blood

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carbon dioxide

gas(waste) released by cells that is transported to the lungs to be exhaled

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cariogenic shock

cards-heart
genic-to produce
condition when the heart can't pump fast enough to transport blood

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cardiomyopathy

cardio-heart
mho-muscle
patty-disease
heart muscle disease

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cardio/genic shock

cards-heart
genic-to produce
condition when the heart can't pump fast enough to transport blood

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cardio/megaly

cardio-heart
megaly-enlargement
abnormal enlargement of the heart

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cardio/myo/pathy

cardio-heart
mho-muscle
patty-disease
heart muscle disease

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coron/ary arteries

coron-heart
arteries-BV away from the heart
vessels that give the heart blood
arteries that come down and around heart

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cyan/osis

cyan-blue
isis-condition
blush discolorment of the skin indicates diminished oxygen in the blood

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deoxygenated blood

blood without oxygen

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diastole

relaxation phase of th heart beat

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electro/cardio/gram

recording of the electricity flowing through the heart

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endocardium

endo-within
cardium-heart structure
inner lining of the heart

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endothelium

endo-within
thelium-innermost lining of the blood vessels

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hypercholesterolemia

hyper-excessive
cholesterol-cholesterol
emia-blood condition
a drug that blocks the production of cholesterol in the liver

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hypoxia

hypo-below, under
ixia-oxygen
inadequate oxygen in tissue

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interventricular septum

wall that separates the ventricular chambers

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mitral valve

valve between the left atrium and left ventricle

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mitral valvulitis

valvul-valve
otis-inflammation
inflammationnof the mitral valve

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myo/cardium

myo-muscle
caridum-heart structure
muscular middle layer of the heart

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myx/oma

myx-mucus
omw-mass of cells
benign tumor made from CT with mucus stroll tissue

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normal sinus rhythm

heart rhythm originating form the sinoatrial node

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oxgen

gas that enters blood through lungs and is sent to blood cells

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pacemaker

sianatrol node
specialized nervous tissue in the right atrium

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peri/cardio/centesis

peri-around
cardiac-heart
centesis- removal of fluids
removal of fluid from the pericardium(membrane surrounding of the heart)

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peri/cardium

double layer membrane of the heart

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phleb/otomy

pleb-vein
otomy-surgical opening
opening veins

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pulmonary valve

valve in between the right ventricle and pulmonary artery

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pulmonary vein

one of two pairs of the vessels that carry oxygen to the blood from the left atrium of the heart

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pulmonary circulation

flow of blood to the lungs and back to the heart

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pulmonary artery

poor oxygenated blood that is carried from the heart to the lungs

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pulse

beat of the heart as felt through the walls of the arteries

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septum;septa

partition or wall divining a cavity

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sinoatrial node

pacemaker of the heart

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sphygmomanometer

instrument to measure blood pressure

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steth/oscope

steth-chest
scope-examination
examination of the heart with the an object with listening of the ear

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systemic circulation

flow of body from body tissue to the heart and then from the heart back to the body tissue

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systole

contraction phase of the heart beat

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tachy/cardia

tachy-fast
cardia-heartbeat

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thromb/o/lysis

thromb-clot
lysis-breakdown
breakdown of clot

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thromb/o/phleb/itis

thromb-clot
phleb-vein
itis-inflammation
infection of the vein

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tri/cuspid valve

tai-three
cuspid-having only one cusp
located between the right atrium and the right ventricle

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valve

structure in veins or in the heart that temporarily closes an opening so that blood flows in only one direction

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valv/otomy

valv-valve
otomy-surgical opening
surgical opening of a valve

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valvul/o/plasty

vavlul-valve
plasty-surgical repair

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vascul/ar

vascul-vessel
ar-pertaining to
pertaining to blood vessels

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vaso/constriction

vaso-vessel
constriction- tightening/narrowing
narrowing of blood vessels

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vaso/dilation

vas-vessel
dilation-stretching
dilation of blood vessels

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vein

blood vessel that brings deoxygenated blood back to the heart

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ven/a cava

ven-veis
large blood vessel that brings blood back to the heart

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veni/puncture

veni-vein
puncture of a vein

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venous

ven-vein
pertaining to the vein

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ventricle

one or two lower chambers of the heart

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venule

small vein