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Onc/o
Oncology

Tumor
Study of a tumor

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Onc/o
Oncologist

One who specializes in tumors

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Ophthalm/o
Ophthalmoscope

An instrument for visual examination of the eye

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Oste/o
Osteitis

Oste/o : bone
Inflammation of the bones

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Oste/o
Osteoarthritis

Oste/o : bone
Inflammation of a joint and bone

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Path/o
Pathology

Path/o : disease
Pathology : study of diseases

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Path/o
Pathologist

One who examines biopsy samples and examines dead bodies to determine the cause of death

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Ped/o
Pediatric

Ped/o : child
Pediatric : pertaining to a child

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Psych/o
Psychology

Psych/o : mind
Psychology: study of the mind

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Psych/o
Psychiatrist

Psych/o : mental
Psychiatrist: one who specializes in the treatment, diagnosis, etc of mental illnesses

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Radi/o
Radiology

Radi/o : x-rays
Radiology: study of x-rays

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Ren/o
Renal

Ren/o : kidney
Renal: pertaining to the kidney

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Rhin/o
Rhinitis

Rhin/o : nose
Rhinitis: inflammation of the nose

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Sarc/o
Sarcoma

Sarc/o : flesh
Sarcoma: mass/tumor of flesh

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Sect/o
Resection

Sect/o : to cut
Resection: process of cutting back

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Thromb/o
Thrombocyte

Thromb/o : clot, clotting
Thrombocyte: cells helping clot blood

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Ur/o
Urology

Ur/o : urinary tract, urine
Urology: process of study of the urinary tract or urine