angi-, angio-, angei-, -angium +

(Greek > Latin: [receptacle], vessel, often a blood vessel; "covered by a seed or vessel", a seed vessel; a learned borrowing from Greek meaning "vessel", "container")

angiotonia
Vasotonia, the tone of blood vessels, particularly of the arterioles.
angiotonic
1. Tending to increase vascular tension.
2. Vasotonic, the normal degree of vigor and tension of vessels.
angiotonin
Any of several vasoconstrictor substances, including the trade name Hypertensin, that cause narrowing of the blood vessels.
angiotribe
An exceedingly strong forceps in which pressure is applied by means of a screw; the instrument is used to crush tissue containing an artery in order to control hemorrhage from the vessel.
angiotripsy
1. The production of hemostasis by use of the angiotribe.
2. The use of an angiotribe to arrest hemorrhage.

An angiotribe is an exceedingly strong forceps in which pressure is applied by means of a screw; the instrument is used to crush tissue containing an artery in order to control hemorrhage from the vessel.

angiotrophic
1. Relating to the nutrition of the blood vessels or lymphatics.
2. A rarely used term for vasotrophic.
angititis, angitis
Inflamation of a blood vessel.
aphalangia
Congenital absence of a digit; or more specifically, absence of one or more of the long bones (phalanges) of a finger or toe.
cardangiopathy
A disease of the heart vessels.
cardioangiology
The medical specialty dealing with the heart and blood vessels.
cheiloangioscope
An apparatus for observing the circulation of the capillaries of the human lips.
cheiloangioscopy
A process of using an apparatus for medical examination of the circulation of the capillaries of the lips.
cholangiogram
A radiographic procedure where a contrast dye is injected into the bile duct to visualize its course on X-ray.

Used in the detection of gallstones which block the common bile duct.

cholangiography
Radiographic examination of the bile ducts.
cholangiohepatis

Inter-related cross references, directly or indirectly, involving "blood" word units: apheresis; -emia; hemo-; hemoglobin-; phleb-; sangui-; vas-; vascul-.