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Radical

A surgical procedure which removes the offending organs

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Plastic

A surgical procedure in which the part is repaired or reconstructed

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A

Without; aseptic

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Ante

Before; anteflexion or uterus- bent forward

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Anti

Against or opposite; antibiotic

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Inter

Between, interligamentary or between ligaments

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Intra

Within, Intra abdominal

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Osteo

Bone

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Colo

Colon

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Colpo

Vagina

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Procto

Rectum

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Hystero

Uterus

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Salphinx

Fallopian tubes

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Oophor

Ovaries

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Trachelo

Cervix

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Tracheo

Trachea

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Adeno

Glands

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Rhino

Nose

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Uretero

Ureters

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Nephro

Kidney

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Chole

Gallbladder

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Enter

Small intestine

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Cysto

Urinary bladder

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Chondr

Cartilage

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Bleph

Eyelid

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Cheilo

Lip

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Lithuania

Stone

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Otomy

To cut into an organ for drainage
(Cystotomy)

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Ostomy

To make a new mouth (colostomy)

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Ectomy

To remove (appendectomy)