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-sclerosis

Abnormal hardening

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-graphy

The process of producing a picture or record

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-ptosis

Prolapse, drooping forward

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-rrhaphy

Surgical suturing

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-ia

Abnormal condition, disease

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End-,endo-

Within, inside

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DYS-

Bad, difficult, painful

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A-, an-

Without, away from, negative, not

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-DESIS

To bind, tie together

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-ALGIA

Pain, suffering, painful condition

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-CELE

Hernia, tumor, swelling

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-ARY

Pertaining to

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-LYSIS

Break down, separation, setting free, destruction, loosening

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-PEXY

Surgical fixation

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ATHER/O

Plaque, fatty substance

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-OTOMY

Cutting, surgical incision

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-Tripsy

To crush

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-ECTASIS

Stretching, dilation, enlargement

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-Scope

Instrument for visual examination

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-ECTOMY

Surgical removal, cutting out

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-STENOSIS

Abnormal narrowing

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-URIA

Urination, urine

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-CYTE

Cell

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-Plasty

Surgical repair

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Hypo-

Deficient, decreased

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Inter-

Between, among

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-Pause

Stopping

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Intra-

Within, inside

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TACHY-

Fast, rapid

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Super-, SUPRA-

Above, excessive

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Sub-

Under, less, below

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-OLOGIST

Specialist

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-SCOPY

Visual examination

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-ITIS

Inflammation

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-AC,-AL

Pertaining to, relating to

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Pre-

Before, in front of, forward

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Post-

After, behind

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Macro-

Large, abnormal size, long

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NEO-

New, strange

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PERI-

Surrounding, around

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Poly-

Many

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LAPAR/O

Abdomen, abdominal wall

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Erythr/o

Red

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-MALACIA

Abnormal softening

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HIST/O

Tissue

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-CENTESIS

Surgical puncture to remove fluid

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Arteri/o

Artery

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AORT/O

Aorta

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-PLEGIA

Paralysis

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-PNEA

Breathing

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-Necrosis

Tissue death

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-Esthesia

Sensation, feeling

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-Gram,-graph

A picture or a record

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Angi/o

Pertaining to blood or lymph vessels

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-IC

Pertaining to

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-RRHAGIA,-RRHAGE

Bleeding, abnormal excessive fluid discharge

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-Emia

Blood, blood condition

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-PATHY

Disease, suffering, feeling, emotion

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-Ology

The science or study of

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-OMA

Tumor, neoplasm

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-OSTOMY

Surgical creation of an opening to the body surface

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MYC/O

Fungus

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Melan/o

Black, dark

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LIP/O

Fat, lipid

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-OSIS

Abnormal condition, disease

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-RRHEA

Flow or discharge

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Anti-

Against

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Brady-

Slow

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EX-

Out of, outside, away from

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-RRHEXIS

Rapture

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LEUK/O

White

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-Megaly

Enlargement

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CYT/O

Cell

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CORON/O

Coronary, crown

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CYAN/O

Blue

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PLEB/O

Vein

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HEM/O, HEMAT/O

Blood, pertaining to the blood

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Card/o, CARDI/O

Heart

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HEMI-

Half

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Hyper-

Excessive, increased