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-ac

Pertaining to (cardiAC)

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-al

Pertaining to (neurAL)

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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 (leukEMIA- condition of white blood cells)

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-genic

Pertaining to producing, produced by, or produced in

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-globin

Protein

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-gram

Record (electroencephalogram)

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-ic, -ical

Pertaining to

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-ion

Process (excisION)

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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 used to visually examine

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-scopy

Process of visually examining

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-sis

State of, condition (prognosis)

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-tomy

Process of cutting, incision

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-y

Process, condition