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Chapter 1


oste/o/arthr/itis A type of arthritis caused by inflammation, breakdown, and eventual loss of cartilage in the joints
hepat/o/megaly Enlarged liver
cardi/o/my/o/pathy Disease of the heart muscle
inter/vertebr/al pertaining to between vertebra
rhin/o/plasty surgical repair of the nose
electr/o/therapy treatment of electricity
carcin/o/genic canceer producing
gastr/ectomy surgical removal of the stomach
sub/cutane/ous pertaining to below the skin
dys/pepsia abnormal digestion
tonsill/ectomy surgical removal of tonsils
pulmon/o/logy study of lungs
intra/crani/al pertaining to within the skull
neur/o/logy study of nerves
crani/o/plasty surgical repair of the skull
bronchus/o/scope instrument for viewing the bronchus
tonsill/itis inflammation of the tonsils
intra/pulmon/ary pertaining to within the lungs
bronch/o/plasty surgical repair of a bronchus
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