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Hemo

Blood relating to the blood

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Endo

In within inside

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Megaly

Enlargement

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Rrhage

Bleeding abnormal excessive fluid discharge

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Scope

Instrument for visual examination

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Triage

Medical screening of patients to determine their relative priority of need and the proper place of treatment

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Rhino

Nose

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Hypo

Deficient decreased

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Syndrome

A set of the signs and symptoms that occur together as part of a specific disease process

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Py

Pus

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Pyelo

Renal pelvis

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Pyro

Fever or fire

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Ilium

Part of the hip bone

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Ileum

Part of small intestine

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Ischium

Part of hip bone

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Athero

Plaque of fatty substance

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Plasty

Surgical repair

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Rrhaphy

To sew stich or suture

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Rrhexis

Rupture

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Supination

The act of rotating the arm so that the palm of the hand is foward or upward. The act of assuming the supine (laying down) postion

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Supplication

To make a humble earnest petition beg

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Suppuration

Formation or discharge pus

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Al

Pertaining to

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Nat

Birth

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Gastro

Stomach

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Hyper

Above more than normal

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Sub

Below

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Malacia

Abnormal softening of tissue

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Ligation

Act of binding or typing off blood vessels or ducts

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Litigation

To engage in legal processing