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Onc/o

Tumor

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Hist/o

Tissue

2

Carcin/o

Cancer

3

-oma

Tumor, mass, swelling

4

-ology

Study of

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-Ologist

One who studies

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-oid

Resembles

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Path/o

Disease

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Morph/o

Shape, or structure

9

CBC

Complete blood count

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Aden/o

Glands

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Meta-

Beyond

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Neo-

New

13

-plasm

Growth

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Fibr/o

Fibrous

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Ather/o

Fatty, porridge like

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Papill/o

Small elevation of tissue

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Oste/o

Bone

18

Chondr/o

Cartilage

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Lip/o

Fat

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Neur/o

Nerve

21

Anti-

Against

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-plast/ic

Abnormal growth

23

-genesis

Development

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Cephal/o

Head

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Cephalic

Pertaining to the head

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Encephal/o

Brain

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Crani/o

Skull/bones

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-ic

Pertaining to

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-dynia

Pain

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-algia

Pain

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-malac/ia

Softening

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-plasty

Surgical repair

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-tomy

Incision

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Myel/o

Spinal cord and bone marrow

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Epi-

Up or upon

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-cele

Herniation

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EEG

Electro/encephalo/gram

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Muc/o, mucous, muc/oid

Mucus

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Serous

Serosa fluid