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ANGI(O)
BLOOD VESSEL
angiogram-image of a blood vessel
-GRAM
IMAGE OF
AORT(O)
AORTA
aoritis-inflammation of the aorta
-ITIS
INFLAMATION
ARTERI(O), ARTER(O)
ARTERY
arteriosclerosis-hardening of the arteries
-SCLEROSIS
HARDENING OF
ARTHER(O)
FATTY MATTER
atherosclerosis-hardening of the arteries with irregular plaque deposits
ATRI(O)
ATRIUM
atrioventricular-relating to the atria and ventricles of the heart
CARDI(O)
HEART
HEMANGI(O)
BLOOD VESSEL
hemangioma-abnormal mass of blood vessels
PERICARDI(O)
PERICARDIUM
inflammation of the pericardium
PHLEB(O)
VEIN
SPHYGM(O)
BLOOD CLOT
VAS(O)
BLOOD VESSEL
vasodepressor-agent that lowers blood pressure by relaxing blood vessels
VEN(O)
VEIN
venography-rediographic imaging of a vein
-ALGIA
PAIN
-BLAST
IMMATURE, FORMING
-CIDAL
DESTROYING, KILLING
-CIDE
DESTROYING OF, KILLER OF
-CRINE
SECRETING
-CYTE
CELL
-DERMA
SKIN
-DYNIA
PAIN
-ECTOMY
REMOVAL OF
-EMESIS
VOMITING
-EMIA
BLOOD
-ESTHESIA
SENSATION
-GEN
PRODUCING, COMING TO BE
-GLOBIN
PROTEIN
-GRAM
A RECORDING
-GRAPH
encephalograph-instrument for measuring brain activity
RECORDING INSTRUMENT
-IC
gastric-relating to the stomach
PERTAINING TO
-ISM
dwarfism-condition including abnormally small size
CONDITION, DISEASE, DOCTRINE
-ITIS
nephritis-kidney inflammation
INFLAMMATIN
-KINESIA
bradykinesia-decrease in movement
MOVEMENT
-LOGIST
dermatologist-one who practices
ONE WHO PRACTICES
-LYSIS
electrolysis-permanent removal of unwanted hair
DESTRUCTION OF
-LOGY
dermatology-study and treatment of skin disorders
THE STUDY OF
-MALACIA
osteomalacia-gradual softening of the bone
SOFTENING
-LYTIC
thrombolytic-dissolving a thrombus
DESTROYING
-MANIA
monomania-obsession with one idea
OBSESSION
-MEGALY
cephalomegaly-abnormal enlargement of the head
ENLARGEMENT
-OID
cardioid-resembling a heart
LIKE, RESEMBLING
-OPIA
diplopia-double vision
VISION
-OSTOMY
colostomy-surgical opening in the colon
OPENING
-PEPSIA
dyspepsia-impared digestion
DIGESTION
-PEXY
nephropexy-surgical fixation of a floating kidney
FIXATION,USUALLY DONE SURGICALLY
-PHAGE
polyphagia-excessive eating
EATING, DEVOURING
-PHOBIA
acrophobia-fear of heights
FEAR
-PHONIA
neuraphonia-loss of sounds
SOUND
-PHRENIA
schizophrenia-term for a common pychosis
OF THE MIND
-PHYLAXIS
prophylaxis-prevention of disease
PROTECTION
-PLASTY
rhinoplasty-plastic surgery of the nose
-SURGICAL REPAIR
-PLEGIA
quadriplegia-paralysis of all four limbs
PARALYSIS
-PNEA
eupnea-easy normal respiration
BREATH
-PTOSIS
blepharoptosis-drooping eyelid
FALLING DOWN; DROOPING
-RRHAGIA
tracheorrhagia-hemorrhage from the trachea
HEAVY DISCHARGE
-RRHAPHY
herniorrhphy-surgical suturing of a hernia
SURGICAL SUTURING
-RRHEXIS
cardiorrhexis-rupture of the heart wall
-RUPTURE
-SCHISIS
spondyloschisis-failure of fusion of the vertebral arch in an embryo
SPLITTING
-SCOPE
microscope-instrument for viewing small objects
INSTRUMENT
-SPASM
esophagospasm-spasm of the walls of the esophagus
CONTRACTION
-STASIS
homeostasis-state of equilibrium in the body
CONSTANT;STOPPING
-STENOSIS
stenostenosis-narrowing of the parotid duct
NARROWING
-STOMY
colostomy-surgical opening in the colon
OPENING
-TOMY
laparotomy-incision in the abdomen
CUTTING OPERATION
-TROPHY
dystrophy-changes that result from inadequate nutrition
NUTRITION