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-ac

pertaining to

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-al

pertaining to

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-algia

pain

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-cyte

cell

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-ectomy

excision, removal

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-emia

blood condition

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-genic

produced by or in

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-globin

protein

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-gram

record

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-ic, ical

pertaining to

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-ion

-process

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-ist

specialist

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-itis

inflammation

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-logy

process of study

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-oma

tumor, mass, swelling

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-opsy

process of viewing

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-osis

condition, usually abnormal

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-pathy

disease condition

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-scope

instrument to visually examine

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-scopy

process of visually examining (with an endoscope)

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-sis

state of; condition

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-tomy

process of cutting

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-y

process, condition

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a-, an-

no, not, without

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aut-, auto-

self, own

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dia-

through, complete

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end-, endo-

within

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epi-

above, upon

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ex-

out

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exo-

outside of, outward

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hyper-

excessive, above, more

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hypo-

deficient, below, under, less

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in-

into, in

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peri-

surrounding, around

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pro-

before, forward

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re-

back, backward, again

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retro-

behind

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sub-

below, under

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trans-

across, through

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osteotomy

to cut bone

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-ostomy

create a new mouth or opening

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cystostomy

create a new mouth or opening of the urinary bladder

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arthoscope

instrument to visually examine the joint

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electroencephalogram

record of the brain's electricity

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nephrectomy

Excision or removal of the kidney