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A-

Absent, deficient, lack of (atrophy)

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Ab-

Off, away from (abduct)

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Abdomin-

Referring to the abdomen (abdominal)

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Acou-

Hear (acoustic)

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Ad-

Towards, to (adduct)

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Af-

Movement to central point (afferent artery)

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Alb-

White (albino)

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-algia

Pain (neuralgia)

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Ambi-

Both (ambidextrous)

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Angi-

Pertaining to vessels (angioplasty)

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Ante-

Before, in front of (antebrachiel)

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Anti-

Against (anticoagulant)

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Aque-

Water (aqueous)

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Arthr-

Joint (arthritis)

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-asis

Condition or state (homeostasis)

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Aud-

Hearing (auditory)

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Auto-

Self (autolysis)

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Bi-

Two (bipedal)

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Bio-

Life (biopsy)

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Brachi-

Arm (brachialis)

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Brachy-

Short (brachydont)

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Brady-

Slow (bradycardia)

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Bucc-

Cheek (Buccal)

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Calc-

Stone (calculus)

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Capit-

Head (calpitis)

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Carcin-

Cancer (carcinogenic)

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Cardi-

Heart (cardiac)

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Caud-

Tail (cauda equine)

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Cephal-

Head (cephalic)

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Cerebro-

Brain (Cerebrospinal)

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Chondr-

Cartilage (chondrocyte)

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Chrom-

Color (chromocyte)

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-cide

Destroy (germicide)

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Circum-

Around (circumduct)

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Con-

With/ together (congenital)

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Contra-

Opposite (contra lateral)

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Corn

Denoting hardness (cornified)

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Corp-

Body (corpus)

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Crypt-

Hidden (cryptochidism)

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-cide

Destroy (germicide)

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Circum-

Around (circumduct)

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Con-

With/ together (congenital)

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Contra-

Opposite (contra lateral)

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Corn

Denoting hardness (cornified)

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Corp-

Body (corpus)

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Crypt-

Hidden (cryptochidism)

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Cyano-

Blue (cyanosis)

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Cyst-

Sack or bladder (cystoscope)

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Cyto-

Cell (cytology)

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De-

Down (descent)

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Derm-

Skin (dermatology)

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Di-

Two (diarthrotic)

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Dipl-

Double (diploid)

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Dis-

Apart (disarticulate)

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Duct-

Lead (ductus deferens)

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Dur-

Hard (dura mater)

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Dys-

Bad; difficult (dysentery)

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E-

Out; from (eccrine)