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chlor-
Medical Terminology: Denoting a green color Ancient Greek χλωρός (chlōros), green, yellow-green Chlorophyll
chol(e)-
Medical Terminology: Of or pertaining to bile Ancient Greek χολή (cholē), bile Cholemia
-cidal, -cide
Medical Terminology: killing, destroying Latin Bacteriocidal
carcin-
Medical Terminology: cancer Greek καρκίνος (karkinos), crab Carcinoma
cyt(o)-, -cyte
Medical Terminology: cell Greek κύτος Cytokine, leukocyte
cephal(o)-
Medical Terminology: Relating to the head (as a whole) Ancient Greek κεφαλή (képhalē), the head Cephalalgy, Hydrocephalus
cost-
Medical Terminology: Relating to the ribs Latin (costa), "rib" Costochondral
circum-
Medical Terminology: Denoting something as 'around' another Latin (circum), around Circumcision
coccus
Medical Terminology: round, spherical Greek kokkos ‘berry.’ Streptococcus
co-
Medical Terminology: with, together, in association Latin Coenzymes

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cata-
Medical Terminology: down, under Greek κατά (kata) Cataract, Catabolism
carp-
Medical Terminology: Relating to the wrist Latin (carpus) < Ancient Greek καρπός (karpós), wrist; NOTE: This root should not be confused with the mirror root carp(o)- meaning fruit. Carpopedal Spasm
cholecyst(o)-
Medical Terminology: Relating to the gallbladder Ancient Greek χοληκύστις (cholēkýstis), gallbladder < χολή (cholē), bile, gall + κύστις (kýstis), bladder Cholecystectomy
clast
Medical Terminology: break Greek κλαστός "broken" Osteoclast
cornu-
Medical Terminology: Applied to processes and parts of the body describing them likened or similar to horns Latin cornū, "horn" Greater cornu
cry(o)-
Medical Terminology: cold Greek κρύος Cryoablation
col-, colo-, colono-
Medical Terminology: colon κόλον (kólon) Colonoscopy
cerat(o)-
Medical Terminology: Relating to the cornu; a horn Ancient Greek κέρας, κερατ- (kéras, kerat-), a horn Ceratoid
cutane-
Medical Terminology: skin Latin cutis Subcutaneous
cheil-
Medical Terminology: Relating to the lips Latin (cheilitis) Angular Cheilitis

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colp(o)-
Medical Terminology: Relating to the vagina Ancient Greek κόλπος (kólpos), bosom, womb; hollow, depth Colposcopy
cerebr-
Medical Terminology: Relating to the brain Latin (cerebrum), brain Cerebrology
cycl-
Medical Terminology: circle, cycle Greek κύκλος (kuklos) Cyclosis
cyst(o)-, cyst(i)-
Medical Terminology: Relating to the urinary bladder Ancient Greek κύστις κύστις (kýstis); bladder, cyst Cystotomy
cervic-
Medical Terminology: Relating to the neck, the cervix Latin (cervix, cervīc-), neck, cervix Cervicodorsal
chem-
Medical Terminology: chemistry, drug Greek χημεία Chemotherapy
cyan(o)-
Medical Terminology: Denotes a blue color Ancient Greek κύανος, κυάνεος (kýanos, kyáneos), blue Cyanopsia
clostr-
Medical Terminology: spindle Greek κλωστήρ (klōstēr) Clostridium
com-
Medical Terminology: with, together Latin cum
chir-, cheir-
Medical Terminology: Relating to the hand Ancient Greek χείρ, χειρο- (cheir, cheiro-), hand Chiropractor

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Iodinated - contrast medium
Table of Drugs: T50.8X1 T50.8X2 T50.8X3 T50.8X4 T50.8X5
contra
Medical Terminology: against Latin Contraindicate
G9507
HCPCS Code: Doc reas on statin or contra Documentation that the patient is on a statin medication or has documentation of a valid contraindication or exception to statin medications; contraindications/exceptions that can be defined by diagnosis codes include pregnancy during the measurement period, active liver disease, rhabdomyolysis, end stage renal disease on dialysis and heart failure; provider documented contraindications/exceptions include breastfeeding during the measurement period, woman of child-bearing age not actively taking birth control, allergy to statin, drug interaction (hiv protease inhibitors, nefazodone, cyclosporine, gemfibrozil, and danazol) and intolerance (with supporting documentation of trying a statin at least once within the last 5 years or diagnosis codes for myostitis or toxic myopathy related to drugs)
H5372
ICD 10 Code: H00 - H59 Impaired contrast sensitivity H00 - H59 Diseases of the eye and adnexa
G8586
HCPCS Code: Antlip disch contra Anti-lipid treatment contraindicated
T1022
HCPCS Code: Contracted services per day Contracted home health agency services, all services provided under contract, per day
Contrast medium, radiography
Table of Drugs: T50.8X1 T50.8X2 T50.8X3 T50.8X4 T50.8X5
G8583
HCPCS Code: Bblock contraind Beta-blocker contraindicated
G9650
HCPCS Code: Doc pt no ther chg or contra Documentation that the patient declined therapy change or has documented contraindications (e.g., experienced adverse effects or lack of efficacy with all other therapy options) in order to achieve better disease control as measured by pga, bsa, pasi, or dlqi
G8580
HCPCS Code: Antplt med contraind Antiplatelet medication contraindicated