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-ac
Cardiac

-ac : pertaining to
Cardiac: pertaining to the heart

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-al
Neural

-al: pertaining to
Neural: pertaining to the nerve

2

-algia
Arthralgia

-algia : pain
Arthralgia: pain of the joints

3

Erythrocyte

Red blood cell

4

Nephrectomy

Excision of the kidney

5

-emia
Leukemia

Blood condition
Blood condition of the white blood cells

6

-genic
Carcinogenic

Pertaining to producing
Pertaining to producing cancer

7

Pathogenic

Pertaining to producing a disease

8

Iatrogenic

Produced by effects that result from treatment

9

Hemoglobin

Protein in the blood

10

Electroencephalogram

Record of the electricity of the brain

11

Gastric

Pertaining to the stomach

12

Neurologic

Pertaining to the study of nerves

13

Excision

Process of cutting out

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Ophthalmologist

Eye doctor

15

Cystitis

Inflammation of the cells

16

Endocrinology

Study of secreting hormones within the bloodstream

17

Hepatoma

Tumor, mass, swelling of the liver

18

-opsy
Biopsy

Specimens viewed under a microscope

19

-osis
Nephrosis

Increased numbers
Condition of the kidney

20

-pathy
Enteropathy

Disease condition
Disease condition of the intestines

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Endoscope

Instrument used to visually examine within

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-scopy
Endoscopy

Process of visually examining
Process of visually examining within

23

Prognosis

Prediction of the outcome of an illness

24

Osteotomy

Process of cutting the bone

25

Gastroenterology

Study of the stomach and intestines