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peri-

around

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endo-

within

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word part that is always placed at the end of the word

suffix

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cardi/o/megaly

enlargement of the heart

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bi-, Milli-, mono-

bi= two, Milli= one-thousandth, mono= one

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-centesis

surgical puncture

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plural form of atrium

atria

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-ectomy

surgical removal

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presence of more than one bronchus

bronchi

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-alga, -dynia

pain

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-oid

resembling

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more than one diagnosis

diagnoses

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-graphy

process of recording

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-stomy

surgically create new opening

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heter/o

different

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ecto-

outside

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retro-

backward, behind

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contra-

against

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ex-

away from, outside

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dys-

bad, difficult

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peri-

around

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-oma

tumor

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trans-

across

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-megaly

enlarged

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rrhagia

excessive flow or discharge

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quadri/plegia

paralysis of all four extremities

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erythrocyte

red blood cell

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appendicitis

inflammation of the appendix

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a name for a disease,organ, procedure, or body function that is derived from the name of a person

Eponym

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-ole

small, little