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cerebell/o
cerebellum
cerebr/o
cerebrum
dur/o
dura mater
encephal/o
brain
gli/o
glue, parts of the nervous system that support and connect
lept/o
thin, slender
mening/o
meningi/o
membranes, meninnges
my/o
muscle
myel/o
spinal cord
(bone marrow)
neur/o
nerve
pont/o
pons
(part of brain anterior to cerebellum and between medulla and brain; bridge connecting various parts of brain)
radicul/o
nerve root (of spinal nerves)
thalam/o
thalamus
(main relay center of the brain)
thec/o
sheath (refers to the meninges)
vag/o
vagus nerve (10th cranial nerve)
alges/o
-algesia
excessive sensitivity to pain
-algia
pain
caus/o
burning
comat/o
deep sleep (coma)
esthesi/o
-esthesia
feeling, nervous sensation
kines/o
-kinesia
movement
-kinesis
-kinetic
movement
-lepsy
seizure
lex/o
word, phrase
-paresis
slight paralysis (weakness)
-phasia
speech
-plegia
paralysis (loss or impairment of the ability to move parts of the body)
-praxia
action
-sthenia
strength
syncop/o
to cut off, cut short
tax/o
order, coordination