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-ac

Acute

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-Osis

Condition

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-um

Structure, tissue,thing

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Myc-

Fungus

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Myelo-

Spinal cord or bone marrow

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Myo-

Muscle

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Differential diagnosis

Attempts to determine which one of several disease may be producing the symptoms

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Prognosis

A forecast or prediction of the probable course and outcome of a disorder

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Symptom

Such as pain or a headache can be observed only by the patient

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Sign

Evidence of disease such as fever that can be observed by the patient and by others

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Neuro

Nerve

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Algia

Pain

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Itis

Inflammation

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Poly

Many or much

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Gram

Record

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Graphy

Recording a picture

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Ology

Study of

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Abdomino

Abdomen

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Centesis

Puncture

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Necrosis

Death of tissue

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Arthro

Joint

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Sclerosis

Abnormal hardening

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Arterio

Artery

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Appendico

Appendix

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Leuko

White

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Pero

About around

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Cyte

Cell

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Ectomy

Surgical removal

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Otomy

Surgical incision

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Cardio

Heart