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ACR

[highest point] extremities (particularly hands and feet)

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AMBLY-

dull, faint

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CARCIN-

[crab] carcinoma, cancer

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-CEL-

hernia, tumor, swelling

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CHOL(E)-

gallbladder, bile

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CYAN-

blue

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DIPLO-

double, twin

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ENTER-

intestine

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ERG-

action, work

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GASTR-

stomach

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LIP-

fat

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MACR-

(abnormally) large or long

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MELAN-

black, dark

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MICR

(abnormally) small

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NYCT-

night

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ODYN-

pain

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ONC-

tumor

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PACHY-

thick

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PSEUD

false

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PY-

pus

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SARC-

flesh, soft tissue

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SPASM

spasm, involuntary muscular contraction

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SPLEN-

Spleen