Combining Forms - Specialties & Practitioners

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-logy

the study of

indicates specialty

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-logist

the study of

indicates type of practitioner

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arthr/o

joint

arthrology

arthrologist

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cardi/o

heart

cardiology

cardiologist

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dermat/o

skin

dermatology

dermatologist

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enter/o

intestines

gastroenterology

gastroenterologist

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gastr/o

stomach

gastroenterology

gastroenterologist

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immun/o

immune

immunology

immunologist

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-nephr/o

kidney(s)

nephrology

nephrologist

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-neur/o

nerve

neurology

neurologist

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-oste/o

bones

osteology

osteologist

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-path/o

disease, manifestations of a disease, deviation from what is normal

pathology

pathologist

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-pulmon/o

lung(s)

pulmonology

pulmonologist