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Hepatitis

Inflammation of the liver

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(-itis)

Inflammation

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(Hepat)

Of the liver

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Ilium

Part of the hip bone

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Ileum

Third part of the small intestine

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Urethra

The tube leading from the urinary bladder to the outside of the body

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Ureter

One of the two tubes each leading from a single kidney and inserting into the urinary bladder

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Cephalgia

Headache

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Ophthalmologist

An eye doctor

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Root

Foundation of the word

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Hemat

Blood

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-logy

Process of study

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Hematology

Process of study of blood

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Electr

Cardi

Gram

Electrocardiogram


Electr: electricity
Cardi: heart
Gram: record
Electrocardiogram: record of the electricity in the heart

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-itis

Gastr

Gastritis

-itis: inflammation

Gastr: stomach

Gastritis: inflammation of the stomach

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Gastroenterology

Enter

Enter: intestines

Gastroenterology: process of study of the stomach and intestines

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Combining form

Combination of the root and the combining vowel

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Prefix

Word beginning