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tracheotomy
incision into the trachea
tracheomegaly
enlarged trachea
tracheobronchitis
inflammation of the trachea and bronchi
thyroidectomy
removal of thyroid
pathologist
one who studies the cause of diseases
osteitis
inflammation of the bone
oncology
study of cancer
lipoma
fat growth or tumor
laryngitis
inflammation of the larynx
adenoma
gland swelling or tumor
adenectomy
gland removal
adenitis
inflammation of a gland
arthritis
inflammation of joint
arthrocele
joint tumor or swelling
arthroplasty
correction of a joint
arthrotomy
incision into joint
gastromegaly
large stomach
gastroenterology
study of small intestines and stomach
duodenal
pertaining to the duodenum
cardiotomy
incision into the heart
dermatosis
skin condition
dermatologist
one who studies skin
gastroduodenostomy
creating an opening that joins the stomach to the duodenum
cardiomegaly
enlarged heart
cytology
study of cells
carditis
inflammation of the heart
cardiomyopathy
heart or myocardial disease
cardiologist
one who studies hearts
cardiocele
tumor or herniation of the heart
gastrectomy
removal of part of the stomach
cyanosis
blue mucous membranes
leukocyte
white blood cell
gastroscopy
visualization of the stomach via endoscope
leukemia
decrease in white blood cells
pathologist
one who studies diseases
pathology
study of diseases
etiology
the study of the cause of disease
disease
abnormality of a structure and its functions
electrocardiogram
report on the electrical activity of the heart
duodenitis
inflammation of the duodenum
carcinoma
epithelial cell tumor
cephalic
pertaining to the head
chondritis
inflammation of the cartilage
colostomy
creation of a new opening in the large intestine
dentalgia
toothache or dental pain
encephalitis
inflmmation of the brain
encephaloma
swelling or tumor of the brain
encephalocele
tumor or protrusion of the brain
encephalomyelitis
brain or spinal cord inflammation
endocarditis
inflammation of the heart
endosteoma
tumor of the medulla cavity of the bone
exogenous
outside the body
hyperemesis
excessive vomitting
hypertrophy
excessive growth of an organ or tissue
hypodermic
below the skin
intercostal
between the ribs
morphology
study of shape and structure
osteomalacia
softening of the bones
histology
study of the composition and structure of tissues
lipoid
resembling fat
encephalitis
inflmmation of the brain
encephaloma
swelling or tumor of the brain
encephalocele
tumor or protrusion of the brain
encephalomyelitis
brain or spinal cord inflammation
endocarditis
inflammation of the heart
endosteoma
tumor of the medulla cavity of the bone
exogenous
outside the body
hyperemesis
excessive vomitting
hypertrophy
excessive growth of an organ or tissue
hypodermic
below the skin
intercostal
between the ribs
morphology
study of shape and structure
osteomalacia
softening of the bones
histology
study of the composition and structure of tissues
lipoid
resembling fat