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-centesis
surgical puncture
-clasis
to break, surgical fracture
-desis
binding, fixation(of a bone or joint)
-ectomy
excision, removal
-lysis
seperation, destruction, loosening
-pexy
fixation(of an organ)
-plasty
surgical repair
-rrhapy
suture
-stomy
forming an opening(mouth)
-tome
instrument to cut
-tripsy
crushing
-gram
record, writing
-graph
instrument for recording
-graphy
process of recording
-meter
instrument for measuring
-metry
act of measuring
-scope
instrument for examining
-scopy
visual examination
-algia
pain
-dynia
pain
-cele
hernia,swelling
-ectasis
dilation,swelling
-edema
swelling
-emesis
vomiting
-emia
blood condition
-gen
forming, producing, origin
-genesis
forming, producing, origin
-iasis
abnormal condition(produce by something specific)
-itis
inflammation
-lith
stone, calculus
-malacia
softening
-megaly
enlargement
-megaly
enlargement
-oma
tumor
-osis
abnormal condition;increase(used primarily with blood cells)
-pathy
disease
-penia
decrease, deficiency
-phagia
eating,swallowing
-phasia
speech
-phobia
fear
-plasia
formation, growth
-plasm
formation, growth
-plegia
paralysis
-rrhea
discharge,flow
-rrhexis
rupture
-spasm
involuntary contraction, twitching
-stenosis
narrowing,stricture
-toxic
poison
-trophy
nourishment, development
-ac/-al/-ar/-ary/-eal/-ic/-ical/-ile/-ior/-ous/-tic
pertaining to, relating to
-esis/-ia/-ism
condition
-iatry
medicine, treatment
-ician/-ist
specialist
-y
condition, process
-icle/-ole/-ule
small,minute
cardi/o
heart
cephal/o
head
mast/o
breast
phleb/o
vein
colon/o
colon
arthr/o
joint
thorac/o
chest
encephal/o
brain
hemat/o
blood
centesis
surgical