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eponym

words based on a person's name

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cardi

heart

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gasto

stomach

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hepat

liver

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rhin

nose

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cephal

head

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arthr

joint

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my

muscle

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oste

bone

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carcin

cancer

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-ectomy

surgical removal

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-itis

inflammation

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-megaly

enlarged

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-logy

study of

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-gram

record or picture

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-pathy

dissease

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-inter

between

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a-

without

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dys-

abnormal, difficult, painful

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sub-

below, underneath

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bi-

two

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post-

after

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fibr/o

fibrous

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dermat/o

skin

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-oma

tumor

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-ar

pertaining to

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laryng

voice box

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muscul

muscle

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neur

nerve

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opthalm

eye

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scapul

shoulder blade

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-scope

instrument for viewing

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encephal

brain

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-malacia

softening

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hyster

uterus

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-pexy

surgical fixation

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pan-

all

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angi

vessel

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-rrhaphy

to suture

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-plasty

surgical repair