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Adeno

Gland

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Cancero

Cancer- adj

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Carcino

Cancer- n

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Chloro

Green

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Chromo

Color

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Cyano

Blue

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Epithelio

top layer of skin

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Erythro

Red

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Etio

Cause-disease

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Fibro

Fibrous Tissue, fibers

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Gno

Knowledge

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Histo

Tissue (Group of cells)

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Iatro

Physician, medicine

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Karyo

Nucleus

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Leio

Smooth ( involuntary muscles)

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Leuko

White

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Lipo

Fat

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Melano

Black

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Myo

Muscle

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Neuro

Nerve

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Onco

Tumor

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Organo

Organ

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Rhabdo

Striated, rod-shaped

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Sarco

Fleshy, connective tissue

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Somato

BOdy

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Systemo

System (Group of Organs)

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Viscero

Internal Organ

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Xantho

Yellow

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Dia

Through

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Dys

Difficult, painful, abnormal

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Hyper

Above normal, excessive

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Hypo

Below normal, deficient, under

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Meta

Beyond

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Neo

New

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Pro

Before

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ac, al, ar, ary,eal, is, otic, ous

Pertaining to

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Cyte

Cell

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gen

Substance or agent that produces or causes

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genic

Start of, producing, originating

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logist

one who studies & practice

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megaly

Enlargement

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oid

resembling

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oma

tumor

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osis

abnormal condition

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osis

increase in blood cells

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pathy

disease

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plasia

condition of formation

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plasm

substance, growth

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sarcoma

fleshy connective tissue tumor

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sis

state of

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stasis

stop, control