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abdominal

pertaining to the abdomen

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caudad

towards the tail

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cephalad

towards the head

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gastric

pertaining to the stomach

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lumbar

pertaining to the loins

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anterior

pertaining to the front, anterior

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distal

pertaining to the farthest

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dorsal

pertaining to the back of the body

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cytometer

instrument for measuring cells

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histolysis

separation of tissue

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nuclear

pertaining to the nucleus

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radiography

process of recording radiation

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mediad

toward the middle

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coronal

pertaining to the heart

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costalgia

pain in the ribs

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carcinogen

formation of cancer

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hyperplasia

excessive growth

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hepatotoxic

poison of the liver

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infracostal

pertaining to under the ribs

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epigastric

pertaining to above the stomach