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-er, -ist

One who

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-iatrician

Practitioner

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-logist

One who studies, specialist

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-ac, -al, -ar, -ic, -iatrics, -iatry

Pertaining to medical profession or treatment

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-logic, -logical

Pertaining to the science or study of

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-logy

Study or science of

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cardi(o)

heart

cardiology, cardiologist

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crin(o)

to secrete

endocrinology, endocrinologist

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dermat(o)

skin

dermatology, dermatologist

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esthesi(o)

feeling or sensation

anesthesiology, anesthesiologist

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gastr(o), enter(o)

stomach, intestines

gastroenterology, gastroenterologist

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ger(a), ger(o), geront(o)

elderly or aged

geriatrics, geriatrician

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gynec(o)

female

gynecology, gynecologist

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immun(o)

immune

immunology, immunologist

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ne(o), nat(o)

new, birth

neonatology, neonatologist

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neur(o)

nerve

neurology, neurologist

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obstetr(o)

midwife

obstetrics, obstetrician

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onc(o)

tumor

oncology, oncologist

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ophthalm(o)

eye

ophthalmology, ophthalmologist

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orth(o), ped(o)

straight, child/foot

orthopedics, orthopedist

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ot(o), laryng(o)

ear, larynx

otolaryngology, otolaryngologist

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path(o)

disease

pathology, pathologist

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ped(o)

child/foot

pediatrics, pediatrician

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psych(o)

mind

psychiatry psychiatrist

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radi(o)

radiant energy, radiation

radiology, radiologist

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rheumat(o)

rheumatism

rheumatology, rheumatologist

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rhin(o)

nose

rhinology, rhinologist

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ur(o)

urinary tract

urology, urologist