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muc/o
mucus
or/o
mouth
PND
paroxymal nocturnal dyspnea
RD
respiratory disease
atel-
incomplete, imperfect
aer/o
air
nas/o
nasal
rhin/o
nose
carcin/o
cancer
hem/o, hemat/o
blood
hepat/o
liver
-plasm
formation, growth
adenoid/o
adenoids
laryng/o
larynx (voice box)
-oxia
oxygen
-spasm
involuntary contraction, twitching
pneumon/o
air, lung
pulmon/o
lung
-ectasis
dilation, expansion
-osmia
smell
CPR
cardiopulmonary resuscitation
COPD
chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
TB
tuberculosis
URI
upper respiratory infection
tachy-
rapid
orth/o
straight
trache/o
trachea (windpipe)
alveol/o
alveolus, alveoli
phren/o
diaphragm
my/o
muscle
pleur/o
pleura
thorac/o
chest
SIDS
sudden infant death syndrome
SOB
shortness of breath
py/o
pus
-stenosis
stricture, narrowing
bronchi/o, bronch/o
bronchus, bronchi
bronchiol/o
bronchiole
pharyng/o
pharynx (throat)
tonsill/o
tonsils
ather/o
fatty plaque
atri/o
atrium
cardi/o
heart
-graph
to write, record
MI
myocardial infarction
-gram
record. mark
-graphy
process of recording
phleb/o, ven/o
vein
thromb/o
blood clot
-um
thing, structure
EKG, ECG
electrocardiogram
vas/o
vessel, vas deferens, duct
vascul/o
vessel
CVA
cerebrovascular accident
CV
cardiovascular
hemangi/o
blood vessel
CHF
congestive heart failure
CC
chief complaint, cardiac catheterization
CAD
coronary artery disease
BP
blood pressure
ana-
against, back, up
-gen
producing, forming
agglutin/o
clumping, gluing
aden/o
gland
lymph/o
lymph
lymphaden/o
lymph gland (node)
ventricul/o
ventricle (of heart or brain)
-cardia
heart condition
lymphangi/o
lymph vessel
splen/o
spleen
immun/o
immunity, immune, safe
thym/o
thymus gland
-phylaxis
protection
arteri/o
artery
aort/o
aorta
angi/o
vessel (usu blood or lymph)