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-sarcoma


Ex: Aden/o/sarcoma

Malignant tumor

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Dys-


Ex: dys/plasia

Painful, abnormal, difficult, labored

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Hypo-

Ex: hypo/plasia

Below, incomplete, deficient

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Neo-

Ex: neo/plasm

New

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Meta-


Ex: meta/stasis

After, beyond, change

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Pro-


Ex: pro/gno/sis

Before

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-sis


Ex: pro/gno/sis

State of

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-gen


Ex: carcin/o/gen

Substance or agent that produces or causes

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-Oma


Ex: fibr/oma


Tumor, swelling

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-logist


Ex: onc/o/logist

One who studies and treats (specialist, physician)

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-osis


Ex: cyan/osis

Abnormal condition

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-oid


Ex: neur/oid

Resembling

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-plasia


Ex: neo/plasia

Condition of formation, development, growth

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-genic


Ex: carcin/o/genic

Producing, originating, causing

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-cyte


Ex: erythr/o/cyte

Cell

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-pathy


Neur/o/pathy

Disease

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-logy


Ex: onc/o/logy

Study of

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-plasm


Ex: neo/plasm

Growth, substance, formation

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-stasis


Ex: meta/stasis

Control, stop, standing

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-al, -ic, -ous


Ex: epitheli/al

Pertaining to

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Cyan/o


Ex: cyan/osis

Blue

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Leuk/o


Ex: leuk/o/cyte

White

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Xanth/o


Ex: xanth/o/chrom/ic

Yellow

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Erythr/o


Ex: erythr/o/cyte

Red

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Chrom/o


Ex: chrom/ic

Color

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Melan/o


Ex: melan/Oma

Black

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Chlor/o


Ex: Chlor/Oma

Green

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System/o


Ex: system/ic

System

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Cancer/o, carcin/o


Ex: cancer/ous

Cancer

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Organ/o


Ex: organ/oid

Organ

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Gno/o


Ex: pro/gno/sis

Knowledge

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Viscer/o


Ex: viscer/al

Internal organs

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Eti/o


Ex: eti/o/logy

Cause (of disease)

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Neur/o


Ex: neur/o/pathy

Nerve

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Sarc/o


Ex: sarc/Oma

Flesh, connective tissue

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Lip/o


Ex: lip/Oma

Fat

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Hist/o


Ex: hist/o/logy

Tissue

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Epitheli/o


Ex: epitheli/Oma

Epithelium

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Aden/o


Ex: Aden/Oma

Gland

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Fibr/o


Ex: fibr/o/sarcoma

Fiber

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Cyt/o


Ex: cyt/oid

Cell

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Kary/o


Ex: kary/o/plasm

Nucleus

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My/o


Ex: my/o/pathy

Muscle

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Onc/o


Ex: onc/o/logist

Tumor, mass

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Rhabd/o


Ex: rhabd/o/my/Oma

Rod-shaped, striated

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Path/o


Ex: path/o/genic

Disease

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Lei/o


Ex: lei/o/my/Oma

Smooth

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Somat/o


Ex: somat/o/plasm

Body

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iatr/o


Ex: iatr/o/genic

Physician, medicine (also means treatment)

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Hyper-


Ex: hyper/plasia

Above, excessive

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Dia-


Ex: dia/gno/sis

Through, complete