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aden/o

gland

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cis/o

to cut

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entero/o

small intestine

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gastr/o

stomach

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a-

without, away from

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an-

without

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brady-

slow

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dys-

painful, difficult, abnormal

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eso-

inward

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hyper-

over, above

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hypo-

under, below

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myo-

to shut

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para-

beside, near, abnormal, two like parts of a pair

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per-

through

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pro-

before

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tachy-

rapid, fast

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tetra-

four

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-algia

pain

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-dynia

pain

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-ectasis

dilation

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-gen

that which produces

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-iasis

abnormal condition

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-itis

inflammation

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-lysis

destruction

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-lytic

destruction

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-malacia

abnormal softening

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-oid

resembling

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-osis

abnormal condition

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-ptosis

drooping

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-rrhexis

rupture

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-stenosis

narrowing

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-trophy

nourishment, developement

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-pexy

surgical fixation

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-plasty

surgical repair

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-rrhaphy

suture