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Arthritis

arthr/o = joint

itis = inflammation

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Bronchitis

bronch/o = bronchus

itis = inflammation

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Cardiac

cardi/o = heart

ac = pertaining to

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Colostomy

col/o = colon

ostomy = surgically create an opening

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Dermatitis

dermat/o = skin

itis = inflammation

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Dermatology

dermat/o = skin

logy = study of

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Esophageal

esophag/o = esophagus

eal = pertaining to

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Gastric

gastr/o = stomach

ic = pertaining to

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Hepatic

hepat/o = liver

ic = pertaining to

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Hepatitis

hepat/o = liver

itis = inflammation

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Neurology

neur/o = nerve

logy = study

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Pulmonary

pulmon/o = lung

ary = pertaining to

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Rhinorrhea

rhino = nose

rrhea = discharge, flow

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Rhinoplasty

rhin/o = nose

plasty = surgical repair

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Uterine

uter/o =

ine = pertaining to

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Venous

ven/o = vein

ous = pertaining to

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Anuria

an = without

ur/o = urine

ia = condition, state

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Apnea

a = without, away from

pneum/o = lung, air

a = without

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Bilateral

bi = two

later/o = side

al = pertaining to

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Bradycardia

brady = slow

cardi/o = heart

a = ?

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Dysuria

dys = abnormal, difficult, painful

ur/o = urine

ia = condition, state

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Intracellular

intra = inside, within

cell = cell

ule = small

ar = pertaining to

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Endocarditis

endo = inner, within

cardi/o = heart

itis = inflammation

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Epidermal

epi = upon, over, above

derm/o = skin

al = pertaining to

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Extracellular

extra = outside of

cell = cell

ule = small

ar = pertaining to

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Pericarditis

peri = around

cardi/o = heart

itis = inflammation

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Polyuria

poly = many

urin/o = urine

a = plural version?

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Postoperative

post = after

operative = operation

?

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Tachycardia

tachy = fast, rapid

cardi/o = heart

a = plural version?

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Unilateral

un = not

i = combining vowel?

later/o = side

al = pertaining to