Ch 19 Cancer Medicine (Oncology)

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Ch 19 Cancer Medicine (Oncology)
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2015-02-28 23:39:20
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  1. alveol/o
    small sac
  2. cac/o
    bad
  3. carcin/o
    cancer, cancerous
  4. cauter/o
    burn, heat
  5. chem/o
    chemical, drug
  6. cry/o
    cold
  7. cyst/o
    sac of fluid
  8. fibr/o
    fibers
  9. follicul/o
    small glandular sacs
  10. fung/i
    fungus, mushroom
  11. medull/o
    soft, inner part
  12. mucos/o
    mucous membrane
  13. mut/a
    genetic change
  14. mutagen/o
    causing genetic change
  15. necr/o
    death
  16. neur/o
    nerve
  17. onc/o
    tumor
  18. papill/o
    nipple-like
  19. plas/o
    formation
  20. ple/o
    many, more
  21. polyp/o
    polyp
  22. prot/o
    first
  23. radi/o
    rays
  24. sarc/o
    flesh, connective tissue
  25. scirrh/o
    hard
  26. xer/o
    dry
  27. -blastoma
    immature tumor
  28. -genesis
    formation
  29. -oma
    mass, tumor
  30. -plasia
    formation, growth
  31. -suppression
    to stop
  32. -therapy
    treatment
  33. ana-
    backward
  34. apo-
    off, away
  35. brachy-
    short (distance)
  36. epi-
    upon
  37. meta
    beyond; change
  38. tele-
    far

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