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1

Sub-

Below, under

•subhepatic

2

Retro-

Behind

•retrocardiac

3

Re-

Back, backward, again

•resection

4

Pro-

Before, forward

•prostate gland

5

Peri-

Surrounding, around

•pericardium

6

In-

In, into

•incision

7

Hypo-

Deficient, below, under, less than normal

•hypo gastric

8

Hyper-

Excessive, above, more than normal

•hyperthyroidism

9

Ex-, Exo-

Out, outside of, outward

•excision

10

Epi-

Above, upon

•epigastric

11

End-, endo-

Within

•endoscopy

12

Dia-

Through, complete

•diagnosis

13

Aut-, auto-

Self, own

•autopsy

14

A-, an-

No, not, without

•anemia

15

-y

Process, condition

•gastroenterology

16

-tomy

Process of cutting, incision

•osteotomy

17

-sis

State of; condition

•prognosis

18

-scopy

Process of visually examining with an endoscope

•endoscopy

19

-scope

Instrument to visually examine

•endoscope

20

-pathy

Disease, condition

•enteropathy

21

-osis

Condition, usually abnormal (slight increase in numbers when used with blood cells)

•nephrosis, leukocytosis

22

-opsy

Process of viewing

•biopsy

23

-oma

Tumor, mass, swelling

•hepatoma

24

-logy

Process of study

•endocrinology

25

-itis

Inflammation

•arthritis

26

-ist

Specialist

•ophthalmologist

27

-ion

Process

•excision

28

-ic, -ical

Pertaining to

•gastric, neurological

29

-gram

Record

-electroencephalogram

30

-globin

Protein

•hemoglobin