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44 Cards in this Set

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arthr
joint
card, cardi
heart
col, colon
colon
esophag
esophagus
gastr
stomach
hepat
liver
lapar
abdomen
mast
breast
necr
death
nephr
kidney
oste
bone
periton, peritone
peritoneum (membrane lining the abdominal cavity)
scler
hardening
splen
spleen
sten
narrowing
trache
trachea
-al, -eal, -ic, -tic
pertaining to
-algia
pain
-cele
hernia
-centesis
surgical puncture
-dynia
pain
-ectomy
removal or excision
-graft
transplanted tissue
-itis
inflammation
-lysis
destruction
(also: separation, loosening)
-malacia
softening
-megaly
enlargement
-necrosis
death
(i.e., death of tissue)
-osis
abnormal condition
-pathy
disease
-pexy
surgical fixation
-plasty
surgical repair
-ptosis
droop, sag, fall, prolapse
-rrhexis
rupture
-sclerosis
hardening
-scope
instrument to view
-scopy
process of visually examining
-stenosis
narrowing
-stomy
to form an opening
-tome
instrument to cut
-tomy
incision
hetero-
other, different
homo-
same
pan-
all