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Gastr/ectomy

gastr/o= stomach
-ectomy= removal
gastric resection

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Osteitis

Inflammation of a bone

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Cystoscopy

cyst/o= urinary bladder
-scopy-visual examination
Visual examination of the urinary bladder

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Hepat/oma

hepat/o=liver
-oma= tumor

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Iatr/ogen/ic

iatr/o= treatment
gen/o = produced by
-ic= pertaining to

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electr/o/encephalo/gram

electr/o= electricity
encephal/o=brain
gram=record

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diag/nosis

diagn/o= knowledge
osis= condition

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cancerous tumor

carcinoma
carcin/o= cancer
-oma= tumor

9

microscopic examination of living tissue

biopsy
bio= life
-opsy= to view or examine

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pertaining to the largest part of the brain

cerebral

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removal of a gland

adenectomy
aden/o= gland
-ectomy= removal

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an/emia

an- no with, out
-emia= blood condition

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path/o/log/ist

path/o= disease
log= study of
-ist= specialist

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pain in a joint

arthralgia
arthr/o= joint
algia= pain

15

increase in number of malignant (cancerous) white blood cells

leukemia
leuk/o=white
emia= blood condition

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instrument to view to the eye

ophthalmoscope
ophthalm/o=eye
-scope= instrument to view the eye

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a platelet

thrombocyte
thromb/o= clotting cell
cyte= cell

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abnormal condition of the mind

psychosis

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inflammation of the nose

rhinitis

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study of cells

cytology
cyt/o= cell
logy= study of

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pertaining to the liver

transhepatic

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abnormal condition of the kidney

nephrosis

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incision of a bone

osteotomy
oste/o= bone
-tomy= incision

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high level of sugar in the blood

hyperglycemia

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the process by which food is burned to release energy

catabolism

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part of the cell where protein formation occurs

endoplasmic reticulum

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sum of the chemical process in a cell

metabolism