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LEUK/O
WHITE
INGUIN/O
GROIN
LYMPH/O
LYMPH
MY/O
MUSCLE
MUC/O
MUCUS
MORPH/O
SHAPE,FORM
ERYTHR/O
RED
ARTERI/O
ARTERY
AXILL/O
ARMPIT
CARCIN/O
CANCER
ENCEPHAL/O
BRAIN
SARC/O
FLESH
RHIN/O
NOSE
STAPHYL/O
CLUSTERS
THORAC/O
CHEST
TRACHE/O
TRACHEA
TONSILL/O
TONSILS
RECT/O
RECTUM
OPHTHALM/O
EYE
PATH/O
DISEASE
PULMON/O
LUNGS
PNEUMON/O
LUNGS
ACUTE
SUDDEN/SEVERE
MALIGNANT
CANCEROUS
PATHOLOGIC
PT DISEASE
PARACENTESIS
ABDOMINAL PAIN
PATHOGENESIS
PRODUCING DISEASE
STREPT/O
TWISTED CHAINS
SPLENOMEGALY
ENLARGED SPLEEN
PLEURODYNIA
PAINFUL PLEURA
LAPAR/O
ADBOMEN/ABDOMINAL WALL
VENULE
SMALL VEIN
MYALGIA
MUSCLE PAIN
NEURALGIA
NERVE PAIN
MUCOID
RESEMBLING MUCOUS
MYOMA
MUSCLE TUMOR
BRADYCARDIA
SLOW HEARTBEAT
BILATERAL
2 SIDED
DYSPLASIA
ABNORMAL DEVELOPMENT
EUPHORIA
GOOD FEELING
NEOPLASM
NEW GROWTH
POSTPARTUM
AFTER BIRTH
TACHYPNEA
RAPID BREATHING
NEONATAL
NEW BIRTH
CARCINOGENIC
PT PRODUCING CANCER
CHRONIC
PT LONG LASTING
ACROPHOBIA
FEAR OF HEIGHT
ERYTHROCYTE
RED BLOOD CELL
PTOSIS
DROOPING OF SAGGING
PERITONEAL
PT THE PERITINIUM
NEPHROPATHY
DISEASE OF KIDNEYS
ACU/O
SHARP, SEVERE, SUDDEN
DEHYDRATION
LACK OF FLUID
EXOPHTHALMOS
PROTRUSION OF EYEBALLS
REMISSION
LESSENING OF SYMPTOMS
TRANSFUSION
TRANSFER OF BLOOD
ANOXIA
LACK OF OXYGEN
BIOPSY
TO VIEW LIVE TISSUE
ADCHONDROPLASIA
A FORM OF DWARFISM
PERICARDIUM
MEMBRANE SURROUNDING THE HEART
PHLEBOTOMY
PUNCTURE INTO A VEIN
LAPAROTOMY
INCISION INTO THE ABDOMEN
OPHTHALMOLOGY
STUDY OF THE EYE
METASTASIS
SECONDARY SITE OF CANCER
MAMMOGRAM
X-RAY RECORD OF BREAST
NECROPSY
TO VIEW AN AUTOPSY
ISCHEMIA
LACK OF BLOOD FLOW
CARCINOGENESIS
GROWTH OF CANCEROUS TISSUE
CARDIOMYOPATHY
DISEASE OF HEART MUSCLE
INFRACOSTAL
PT BENEATH THE RIBS
INSOMNIAC
PT LACK OF SLEEP
THROMBOCYTOPENIA
DECREASED # OF CLOTTING CELLS
OSTEOGENIC
PT PRODUCED IN BONE MARROW
BLEPHAROPTOSIS
CONDITION OF A DROOPING EYELID
ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPH
INSTRUMENT USED FOR RECORDING ELECTRICAL IMPULSES IN THE BRAIN
ACROMEGALY
ENDOCRINE DISORDER WITH ABNORMALLY LARGE GROWTH OF HANDS, FEET & FACE
BRONCHITIS
INFLAMMATION OF THE BRONCHIAL TUBES
DIARRHEA
COMPLETE DISCHARGE OF WASTE FLUIDS
PERITONEOSCOPY
PROCESS OF VIEWING INTO THE PERITINUM
ARTERIOSCLEROSIS
HARDENING OR CLOTTING OF BLOOD VESSELS
STREPTOCOCCUS
BACTERIA THAT GROWS IN TWISTED CHAINS
NEPHROLOGIST
SPECIALIST IN THE STUDY OF KIDNEYS
AMNIOCENTESIS
SURGICAL PUNCTURE TO REMOVE AMNIOTIC FLUID
HYDRONEPHROSIS
ACCUMULATION OF FLUID IN THE KIDNEY
LEUKEMIA
CANCEROUS CONDITION OF WHITE BLOOD CELLS
SYNDROME
A GROUP OF SYMPTOMS OCCURING TOGETHER
PRODROME
SYMPTOMS APPEARING BEFORE THE ACTUAL DISEASE
MORPHOLOGY
STUDY OF FORM & SHAPE OF CELLS
ABDOMINOCENTESIS
SURGICAL PUNCTURE TO REMOVE FLUID FROM THE ABDOMEN
ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY
PROCESS OF DOING A RECORD OF ELECTRICAL IMPULSES IN THE BRAIN
TRACHEOSTOMY
INCISION INTO THE TRACHEA TO OUTSIDE THE BODY
ENDOSCOPE
INSTRUMENT USED TO VIEW INSIDE THE BODY
LEUKOCYTOSIS
ABNORNAL INCREASE IN THE # OF WHITE BLOOD CELLS
LARYNG/O
LARYNX
HAPAT/O
LIVER
MAMM/O
BREAST
MAST/O
BREAST
HEM/O
BLOOD
ARTHR/O
JOINT
COL/O
COLON
NEPHR/O
KIDNEY
SPLEN/O
SPLEEN
REN/O
KIDNEY
VEN/O
VEIN
THROMB/O
CLOT
OSTE/O
BONE
NUCLE/O
NUCLEUS
PERITONE/O
PERITONEUM
MALAISE
FATIGUE
ARTERIOLE
SMALL ARTERY
HYDR/O
WATER, FLUID
CHEM/O
DRUG, CHEMICAL
PLATELET
CLOTTING CELL
PULMONARY
PT LUNGS
PNEUMONIA
LUNG CONDITION
MUCUS
SECRETING OF
AXILLARY
PT ARMPITS
MYEL/O
SPINAL CORD
HYPERTROPY
EXCESSIVE DEVELOPMENT
DYSPENA
DIFFICULT BREATHING
PSEUDOCYESIS
FALSE PREGNANCY
SYMMETRY
IN ALIGNMENT
HYDROTHERAPHY
TREATMENT WITH WATER
ISCH/O
TO HOLD BACK
ATROPHY
LACK OF DEVELOPMENT
THROMBOPHLEBITIS
INFLAMMATION OF VEINS
RADIOTHERAPY
TREATMENT WITH RADIATION
NECROTIC
PT DEAD TISSUE
TONSILLITIS
INFLAMMATION OF TONSILS
RECTOCELE
HERNIA OF RECTUM
LARYNGEAL
PT THE LARYNX
PRENATAL
PT BEFORE BIRTH
PROLAPSE
TO SLIDE FORWARD
CONGENITAL ANOMALY
BIRTH DEFECT
SUBCUTANEOUS
UNDER THE SKIN
PERCUTANEOUS
THRU THE SKIN
INTRAVENOUS
WITHIN A VEIN
INCISION
TO CUT INTO
AGORAPHOBIA
FEAR OF CROWDED PLACES
RADIOGRAPHER
PERSON WHO TAKES X-RAYS
NECROSIS
ABNORMAL DEATH OF TISSUE
MYELOMA
TUMOR OF BONE MARROW
ACR/O
EXTREMITIES, TOP, EXTREME POINT
NEUTRO/O
NEUTROPHIL( AWHILE BLOOD CELL)
ANALYSIS
TO SEPARATE INTO PARTS
EPITHELIUM
TOP LAYER OF SKIN
RETROPERITONEAL
PT BEHIND THE PERITIUM
TRANSURETHRAL
PT THRU THE URETHRA
STAPHYLOCOCCI
BERRY SHAPED BACTERIA
GROWS IN CLUSTER
ANGIOGENESIS
GROWTH OF NEW BLOOD VESSELS
MYOSARCOMA
MALIGNENT TUMOR OF FLESHY TISSUE
HEMOSTATIS
STOPPING OR CONTROLLING BLOOD FLOW
HEMOLYSIS
BREAKDOWN OF RED BLOOD CELLS
ERHTHROPENIA
DEFICIENCY OF RED BLOOD CELLS
METACARPAL BONES
BONES IN YOUR HAND
PANCYTOPENIA
DEFICIENCY OF ALL BLOOD CELLS
HEMATOMA
COLLECTION OF BLOOD UNDER THE SKIN
ANEMIA
INSUFFICIENT # OF RED BLOOD CELLS
NECR/O
DEATH OF CELLS OR WHOLE BODY
AMNI/O
AMNION/SAC SURROUNDING THE EMBRYO IN THE UTERUS
ANTIGEN
FOREIGN SUBSTANCE THAT PRODUCES AN ANTIBODY
RELAPSE
RETURN OF A DISEASE OR SYMPTOM
THORACENTESIS
SURGICAL PUNCTURE TO REMOVE FLUID FROM THE THORACIC CAVITY
ESOPHAGUS
TUBE THRU WHICH FOOD PASSES INTO STOMACH
ANTIBODY
PRODUCED BY WHITE BLOOD CELLS IN RESPONSE TO PRESENTATION OF AN ANTIGEN
COLOSTOMY
OPENING IN THE COLON TO OUTSIDE THE BODY
ADDUCTOR
MUSCLE THAT DRAWS A LIMB TOWARD THE BODY
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