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acr/o

extremities

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adren/o

adrenal glands

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adrenal/o

adrenal glands

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andr/o

male

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calc/o

calcium

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crin/o

to secrete

6

estr/o

female

7

gluc/o

glucose

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glyc/o

sugar

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glycos/o

sugar

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gonad/o

sex glands

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home/o

sameness

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iod/o

iodine

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kal/i

potassium

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ket/o

ketones

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mineral/o

minerals, electrolytes

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natr/o

sodium

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ophthalm/o

eye

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ovari/o

ovary

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pancreat/o

pancreas

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parathyroid/o

parathyroid gland

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pineal/o

pineal gland

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pituitar/o

pituitary gland

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testicul/o

testes

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thym/o

thymus gland

25

thyr/o

thyroid gland

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thyroid/o

thyroid gland

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toxic/o

poison

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-dipsia

thirst

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-prandial

relating to a meal

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-pressin

to press down

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-tropin

to stimulate

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chem/o

drug

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cortic/o

outer portion

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cyt/o

cell

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immun/o

protection

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lapar/o

abdomen

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lob/o

lobe

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mast/o

breast

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natr/o

sodium

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neur/o

nerve

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pituitar/o

pituitary gland

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radi/o

ray

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retin/o

retina

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testicul/o

testes

45

vas/o

vessel

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-emia

blood condition

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-emic

relating to a blood condition

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-graphy

process of recording

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-ia

condition

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-ism

state of

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-itis

inflammation

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-logy

study of

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-megaly

enlarged

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-meter

instrument to measure

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-oma

tumor

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-osis

abnormal condition

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-pathy

disease

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-scopy

procedure to visually examine

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-uria

urine condition

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endo-

within

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ex-

outward

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hyper-

excessive

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hypo-

insufficient

64

pan-

all

65

post-

after