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Pertaining to

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Ation

A process; being or having

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Ectomy

Surgical excision

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Gram

Record or picture

4

Graphy

Process or recording

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ia

Condition; state; thing

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iatry

Medical treatment

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Ion

Action; condition

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Ism

Process; disease from a specific cause

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Ist

One who specializes in

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Itis

Inflammation or infection of

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Logy

The study of

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Lysis

Process of breaking down or destroying

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Megaly

Enlargement

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Metry

Process of measuring

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Oma

Tumor; mass

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Osis

Condition; abnormal condition; process

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Pathy

Disease; suffering

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Scope

Instrument used to examine

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Scopy

Process of using an instrument to examine

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Stomy

Surgically created opening

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Therapy

Treatment

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Tomy

Process of cutting or making an incision