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Aut-
CF
Self
Crin-
CF
[separate] secrete, secretion
Esthe(s)-
CF
sensation, sensitivity, sense
Gen(e)-, -Gen
CF
come into being; produce
Gram-
CF
[something written] a record
Graph-
CF
write, record
Iatr-
CF
healer, physician; treatment
idi-
CF
of one's self
Kine-
CF
move
Kines(i)-
CF
movement, motion
Ly(s)-
CF
destory, break down
Myx
CF
mucus
orth-
CF
straight, erect; normal
Ot-
CF
[suffering]disease
path-
Cf
love;have an affinity for
Phil-
CF
love; have an affinity for
Pt-
CF
fall, sag, drop, prolapse
pyr-
CF
[fire] fever, burning
Pyret-
CF
fever
Pyrex-
CF
be feverish
Rhe-
Cf
[run]flow, secrete
Rhag-
Cf
[burst forth] flow profusely; hemorrhage
Rhex-
CF
rupture
Rhin-
CF
nose
Scop-
CF
look at, examine
Sep-
CF
[be putrid] be infected
Ta-
CF
strectching
Tel-
Cf
end, completion
Ten-, Tenon(t)-
CF
Tendon
Therap(Eu)-
Cf
Treat medically, heal
Tom-
Cf
a cutting, slice, incision
Ton-
CF
[a stretching] (muscular) tone, tension
-ectasia, -ectasis
Compound suffix form
dilation, enlargement
-ectomy
compound suffix form
surgical excision; removal of all (total excision) or part (partial excision) of an organ
-gen
compound suffix form
substance that produces (something)
-genesis
compound suffix form
formation, origin
-genic
compound suffix form
causing, producing, caused
-genous
compound suffix form
by, produced by or in
-gram
compound suffix form
a record of the activity of an organ(often an x-ray)
-graph
compound suffix form
an instrument for recording the activity of an organ
-graphy
compound suffix form
(1) the recording of the activity of an organ(usuallly by x-ray examination) (2) a descriptive treatise (on a subject)
-lysis
compound suffix form
dissoultion, reduction, decomposition, disintegration
-lytic
compound suffix form
pertaining to dissolution or decomposition, disintegration (forms adjectives from words ending in -lysis)
-pathy
compound suffix form
disease
-ptosis
compound suffix form
dropping, sagging, prolapse (of an organ or part)
-rrhagia
compound suffix form
profuse discharge, hemorrhage
-rrhea
compound suffix form
profuse discharge, excessive secretion
-rrhexis
compound suffix form
bursting (of tissues), rupture
-scope
compound suffix form
an instrument for examining
-scopy
compound suffix form
examination
-tome
compound suffix form
a surgical instrument for cutting
-tomy
compound suffix form
surgical incision