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aden/o

gland

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carcin/o

cancer

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cardi/o

heart

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chem/o

chemical

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cis/o

to cut

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dermat/o

skin

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enter/o

small intestine

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gastr/o

stomach

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gynec/o

female

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hemat/o

blood

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hydr/o

water

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immun/o

immunity

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laryng/o

voice box

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nephr/o

kidney

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neur/o

nerve

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ophthalm/o

eye

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ot/o

ear

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path/o

disease

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pulmon/o

lung

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rhin/o

nose

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a-

without, away from

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an-

without

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ante-

before, in front of

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anti-

against

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auto-

self

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brady-

slow

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contra-

against

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de-

without

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dys-

painful, difficult, abnormal

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endo-

within, inner

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epi-

upon, over

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eso-

inward

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eu-

normal, good

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ex-

external, outward

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exo-

outward

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extra-

outside of

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hetero-

different

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homo-

same

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hyper-

over, above

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hypo-

under, below

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in-

not; inward

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inter-

among, between

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intra-

within, inside

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macro-

large

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micro-

small

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myo-

to shut

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neo-

new

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pan-

all

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para-

beside, near; abnormal; two like parts of a pair

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per-

through

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peri-

around

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post-

after

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pre-

before, in front of

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pro-

before

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pseudo-

false

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retro-

backward, behind

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sub-

below, under

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supra-

above

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tachy-

rapid, fast

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trans-

through, across

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ultra-

beyond, excess

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un-

not

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bi-

two

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hemi-

half

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mono-

one

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multi-

many

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nulli-

none

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poly-

many

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primi-

first

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quadri-

four

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semi-

partial, half

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tetra-

four

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tri-

three

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-algia

pain

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-cele

hernia, protrusion

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-cyte

cell

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-dynia

pain

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-ecstasis

dilation

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-gen

that which produces

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-genesis

produces, generates

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-genic

producing, produced by

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-ia

state, condition

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-iasis

abnormal condition

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-iatry

medical treatment

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-ism

state of

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-itis

inflammation

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-logist

one who studies

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-logy

study of

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-lysis

destruction

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-lytic

destruction

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-malacia

abnormal softening

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-megaly

enlargement, large

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-oid

resembling

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-oma

tumor, mass, swelling

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-osis

abnormal condition

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-pathy

disease

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-phobia

fear

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-plasia

development, growth

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-plasm

formation, development

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-ptosis

drooling

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-rrhage

excessive, abnormal flow

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-rrhagia

abnormal flow condition

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-rrhea

discharge, flow

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-rrhexis

rupture

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-sclerosis

hardening

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-stenosis

narrowing

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-therapy

treatment

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-trophy

nourishment, development

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-ule

small

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-ac

pertaining to

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-al

pertaining to

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-an

pertaining to

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-ar

pertaining to

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-ary

pertaining to

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-atic

pertaining to

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-eal

pertaining to

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-iac

pertaining to

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-ic

pertaining to

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-ile

pertaining to

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-ine

pertaining to

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-ior

pertaining to

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-nic

pertaining to

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-ory

pertaining to

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-ose

pertaining to

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-ous

pertaining to

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-tic

pertaining to

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-centesis

puncture to withdraw fluid

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-ectomy

surgical removal

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-ostomy

surgically create an opening

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-otomy

cutting into

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-pexy

surgical fixation

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-plasty

surgical repair

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-rrhaphy

suture

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-gram

record or picture

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-graph

instrument for recording

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-graphy

process of recording

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-meter

instrument for measuring

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-metry

process of measuring

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-scope

instrument for viewing

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-scopy

process of visually examining