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Flashcards in Oncology Deck (46):
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aden/o

gland

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angi/o

vessel

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capsul/o

a little box

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cancer/o

Crab, cancer

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carcin/o

Cancer

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chondr/o

cartilage

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chori/o

chorion

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cyt/o

Cell

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dendr/o

Tree

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duct/o

To lead

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filtrat/o

to strain through

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gli/o

Glue

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hem/o

blood

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immun/o

Safe, immunity

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lei/o

smooth

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leuk/o

white

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lip/o

fat

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lymph/o

lymph

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malign/o

Bad kind

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medull/o

marrow

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melan/o

black

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mening/i

meninges membrane

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mucos/o

mucus

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mutat/o

To change

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my/o

muscle

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myc/o

fungus

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myel/o

bone marrow

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nephr/o

kidney

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neur/o

nerve

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onc/o

tumor

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oste/o

bone

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palliat/o

cloaked

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remiss/o

remit

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reticul/o

net

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retin/o

retina

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rhabd/o

rod

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sarc/o

flesh

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semin/i

seed

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stom/o

mouth

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suppress/o

suppress

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terat/o

monster

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thym/o

thymus

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tox/o

poison

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vir/o

virus

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xer/o

dry

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situ

place