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-algia
pain

gastralgia (stomach pain)
-cele
hernia, protrusion

cystocele (protrusion of the bladder)
-cise
cut

excise (to cut out)
-dynia
pain

cardiodynia(heart pain)
-ectasis
dilatation

bronchiectasis (dilated bronchi)
-ectopia
displacement

corectopia (pupil of the eye not centered)
-gen
that which produces

mutagen (that which produces mutations)
-genesis
produces, generates

osteogenesis (produces bone)
-genic
producing

carcinogenic (producing cancer)
-ia
state, condition

hemiplegia (condition of being half paralyzed)
-iasis
abnormal condition

lithiasis (abnormal condition of stones)
-ism
state of

hypothyroidism (state of low thyroid)
-itis
inflammation

cellulitis (inflammation of cells)
-logist
one who studies

cardiologist (one who studies the heart)
-logy
study of

cardiology (study of the heart)
-lysis
destruction

osteolysis (bone destruction)
-malacia
abnormal softening

chondromalacia (abnormal carilage softening)
-megaly
enlargement, large

cardiomegaly (enlarged heart)
-oma
tumor, mass

carcinoma (cancerous tumor)
-osis
abnormal condition

cyanosis (abnormal condition of being blue)
-pathy
disease

myopathy (muscle disease)
-plasia
development, growth

dysplasia (abnormal development)
-plasm
formation, development

neoplasm (new formation)
-ptosis
drooping

proctoptosis (drooping rectum)
-rrhage
excessive, abnormal flow

hemorrhage (excessive bleeding)
-rrhea
discharge, flow

rhinorrhea (discharge from the nose)
-rrhexis
rupture

hysterorrhexis (ruptured uterus)
-sclerosis
hardening

arteriosclerosis (hardening of an artery)
-stenosis
narrowing

angiostenosis (narrowing of a vessel)
-therapy
treatment

chemotherapy (treatment with chemicals)
-uria
condition of the urine

hematuria (blood in the urine)
-ac
-al
-an
-ar
pertaining to
-ary
-eal
-iac
-ic
pertaining to
-ical
-ile
-ior
-ory
pertaining to
-ose
-ous
-tic
pertaining to
-centesis
puncture to withdraw fluid
-ectomy
surgical removal
-ostomy
surgically create an opening
-otomy
cutting into
-pexy
surgical fixation
-plasty
surgical repair
-rrhaphy
suture
-gram
record or picture
-graph
instrument for recording
-graphy
process of recording
-meter
instrument for measuring
-metry
process of measuring
-scope
instrument for viewing
-scopy
process of visually examinning