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ante-

Forward, in front of, before

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anti-

Against

3

dys-

Abnormal, difficult, bad, painful

4

endo-

Inside

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hyper-

Excessive

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hypo-

Below

7

neo-

New

8

per-

Through

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peri-

Surrounding, around

10

-al

Pertaining to

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-algia

Pain

12

-ectomy

Removal, resection, excision

13

-graphy

Instrument to record

14

-itis

Inflammation

15

-logy

Study of

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-plasty

Surgical repair

17

-scope

Instrument to view

18

-tomy

Incision, cutting

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arth/o

Joint

20

cardi/o

heart

21

col/o

colon, large intestine

22

cyst/o

Bladder/sac

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enter/o

Small intestine

24

gastr/o

stomach

25

gloss/o

Tongue

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hyster/o

Uterus

27

hepat/o

Liver

28

mamm/o

Breas

29

nat/o

Birth, born

30

neur/o

Nerve