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A- (an-)

Not, without

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Alges/o (ia)

Pain sensation

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Angi/o

Vessel

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Arteri/o

Artery

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Arthr/o

Joint

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Ather/o

Fatty, porridgelike

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Audi/o

Hearing

7

Brady-

Slow

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Cardi/o

Heart

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Cyt/o

Cell

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Dys-

Difficult, painful

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-ectasia

Dilation, dilatation

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Electr/o

Electricity

13

-emia

Condition in the blood

14

Enter/o

Intestine

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Esthesi/o

Feeling, sensation

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Fibr/o

Fibrous tissue

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Hemangi/o

Blood vessel

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Hepat/o

Liver

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Hyster/o

Uterus

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Lip/o

Fat

21

-lysis

Destruction

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My/o

Muscle

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Narc/o

Sleep

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Nephr/o

Kidney

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Neur/o

Nerve

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-oma

Tumor

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Para-

Abnormal, near, beside, beyond

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-pathy

Disease

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-penia

Abnormally low number, lack of

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Pharmac/o

Drugs, medications

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Phas/o (ia)

Speech

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Phleb/o

Vein

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-phobia

Abnormal fear

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Phon/o (ia)

Voice, sounds

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Psych/o

Mind, mental process

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-rrhexis

Rupture

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Salping/o

Fallopian tubes, uterine tubes

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Scler/o (is)

Hard, hardening

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Sympath/o

Sympathetic nervous system

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Tachy-

Fast

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Thromb/o

Clot

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Ven/i

Vein