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an/o

anus

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append/o

appendix

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appendic/o

appendix

3

bar/o

weight

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bucc/o

cheek

5

cec/o

cecum

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cholangi/o

bile duct

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chol/e

bile, gall

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cholecyst/o

gallbladder

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choledoch/o

common bile duct

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cirrh/o

yellow

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col/o

colon

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colon/o

colon

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dent/o

tooth

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diverticul/o

pouch

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duoden/o

duodenum

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enter/o

small intestine

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esophag/o

esophagus

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gastr/o

stomach

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gingiv/o

gums

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gloss/o

tongue

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hepat/o

liver

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ile/o

ileum

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jejun/o

jejunum

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labi/o

lip

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lapar/o

abdomen

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lingu/o

tongue

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lith/o

stone

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odont/o

tooth

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or/o

mouth

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palat/o

palate

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pancreat/o

pancreas

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pharyng/o

pharynx (throat)

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polyp/o

polyp

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proct/o

anus and rectum

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pylor/o

pylorus

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pyr/o

fire

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rect/o

rectum

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sialaden/o

salivary gland

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sigmoid/o

sigmoid colon

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-emesis

vomit

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-istry

specialty of

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-lithiasis

condition of stones

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-orexia

appetite

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-pepsia

digestion

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-phagia

eat, swallow

46

-prandial

pertaining to a meal

47

-tripsy

surgical crushing

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carcin/o

cancer

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cutane/o

skin

50

hem/o

blood

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hemat/o

blood

52

nas/o

nose

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orth/o

straight

54

ven/o

vein

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-algia

pain

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-centesis

process of removing fluid

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-ectomy

surgical removal

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-gram

record

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-graphy

process of recording

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-itis

inflammation

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-logy

study of

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-oma

tumor

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-osis

abnormal condition

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-ostomy

create a new opening

65

-otomy

cutting into

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-pexy

surgical fixation

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-plasty

surgical repair

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-plegia

paralysis

69

-ptosis

drooping

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-scope

instrument to view

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-scopy

process of viewing

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a-

without

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an-

without

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anti-

against

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brady-

slow

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dys-

abnormal

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endo-

within

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hyper-

excessive

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hypo-

under

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itra-

within

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per-

through

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peri-

around

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poly-

many

84

post-

after

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retro-

backwards

86

sub-

under

87

trans-

across