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Aut-
Combining form
Self
Crin-
Combining form
(seperate_ secrete, secretion
Esthe(s)-
Combining form
Sensation, sensitivity, sense
Gen(e)-
-Gen
Combining form
comes into being, produce
Gram-
Combining form
(something written) a record
Graph-
Combining form
write, record
Iatr-
Combining form
Healer, physician, treatment
Idi-
Combining form
of one's self
Kine-
Combining form
move
Kines(i)-
Combining form
Movement, motion
Ly(s)-
Combining form
destroy, break down
Myx-
Combining form
mucus
Orth-
Combining form
straight, erect, normal
Ot-
Combining form
ear
Path-
Combining form
(suffering) disease
Phil-
Combining form
love, have an affinity for
Pt-
Combining form
fall, sag, drop, prolapse
Pyr-
Combining form
(fire) fever, burning
Pyret-
Combining form
fever
Pyrex-
Combining form
be feverish
Rhe-
Combining form
(run) flow, secrete
Rhag-
Combining form
(burst forth) flow profusely, hemorrage
Rhex-
Combining form
Rupture
Rhin-
Combining form
nose
Scop-
Combining form
look at, examine
Sep-
Combining form
(be putrid) be infected
Ta-
Combining form
Stretching
Tel-
Combining form
end, completion
Ten-, Tenon(t)-
Combining form
tendon
Therap(eu)-
Combining form
treat medically, heal
Tom-
Combining form
a cutting, slice, incision
Ton-
Combining form
(a stretching) (muscular) tone, tension
-ectasia
-ectasis
Suffix form
Dilation, enlargement
-ectomy
Suffix form
Surgical excision, removal of all (total excision) or part (partial excision) of an organ
-gen
Suffix form
substance that produces (something)
-genesis
Suffix form
formation, origin
-genic
Suffix form
causing, producing, caused
-genous
Suffix form
by, produced by or in
-gram
Suffix form
a record of the activity of an organ (often an x-ray)
-graph
Suffix form
an instrument for recording the activity of an organ
-graphy
Suffix from
(1) the recording of the activity of an organ (usually by x-ray examination)
(2) a descriptive treatise (on a subject)
-lysis
Suffix form
dissolution, reduction, decomposition, disintegration
-lytic
Suffix form
pertaining to dissolution or decomposition disintergration
-pathy
Suffix form
disease
-ptosis
Suffix form
dropping, sagging, prolapse (of an organ or part)
-rrhagia
Suffix form
profuse discharge, hemorrrhage
-rrhea
Suffix form
profuse discharge, excessive secretion
-rrhexis
Suffix form
bursting (of tissue), rupture
-scope
Suffix form
an instrument for examining
-scopy
Suffix form
examination
-tome
Suffix form
a surgical instrument for cutting
-tomy
Suffix form
surgical incision