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a.m., AM

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Morning

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b.i.d. BID

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Two times per day

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h.s.

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Hour of sleep (bedtime)

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noc.

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Night

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p.m., PM

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Afternoon

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p.r.n.

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Whenever necessary

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q.

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Every

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q.2h,q.4h

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Every 2 hours, Every 4 hours

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q.h.

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Every hour

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q.i.d. QID

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four times a day

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stat

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Immediately

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t.i.d. TID

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Three times a day

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cap(s)

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Capsule(s)

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tab(s)

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tablet(s)

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Bx

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Biopsy

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CA

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Cancer

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chemo

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Chemotherapy

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mets

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Metastasis

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CBC

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Complete blood count

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RBC, rbc

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Red blood cell count

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WBC, wbc

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White blood cell count

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Chrom/o

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Colors

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Chlor/o

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Green

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Cyan/o

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Blue

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Erythrocyte

Erythr/o

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Red

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Leukocyte

Leuk/o

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White

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Poli/o

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Gray

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Melanosis

Melan/o

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Black

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Xanth/o

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Yellow

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Adenoids

Aden/o

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Gland

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Cytology

Cyt/o

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Cells

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Epitheli/o

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Epithelium

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Histologist

Hist/o

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Tissue

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Liposuction

Lip/o

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Fat

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My/o

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Muscle

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Viscer/o (al)

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Internal organs

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System/o (ic)

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System

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Neurology

Neur/o

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Nerves

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Pathogen

-Pathy, Path/o

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Disease

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Carcinogen

Cancer/o

Carcin/o

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Cancer

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Etiologist

Eti/o

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Cause (of disease)

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Sarcoma

Sarc/o

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Flesh, Connective tissue

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Oncologist

-Oma Onc/o

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Tumor, Mass

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Rhabd/o

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Rod-Shaped, Striated

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Lei/o

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Smooth

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Diarrhea

dia-

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Through

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Dys-

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Difficult, Painful, Bad

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Hyper-

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Excessive, Above

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Hypo-

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Below, Deficent

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Meta-

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Beyond

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Neo-

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New

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-al

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Pretaining to

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-ic

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pretaining to

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-ous

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pretaining to

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-osis

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Abnormal condition,

Also means increase when used with blood

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-gen

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Substance that causes or produces

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-genic

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Producing, causing

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-sarcoma, sarcoma

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Malignant tumor

Cancerous tumor

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-plasia

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Development or formation

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-plasm

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Material (substance) that develops or forms cells or tissues

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Diagnosis

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Identification of a disease or condition

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Benign

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Not malignant (non cancerous)

Non-recurrent, favorable for recovery

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Malignant

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Tending to become progressivley worse

Can cause death, such as cancer

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Encapsulated

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Enclosed in a capsule

As with benign tumors

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Remission

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Improvement or absence of signs of disease

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Carcinoma in situ

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Cancer in early stage

Before invading surrounding tissue

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Chemotherapy

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Treatment of cancer with drugs

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Radiation therapy

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Treatment of cancer with radioactive substance, x-ray, or radiation

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