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-abrasion
scraping
-ac
pertaining to
-al
pertaining to
-algia
pain
-amnios
amnion
-an
pertaining to
-ar
pertaining to
-ary
pertaining to
-ase
enzyme
-ation
condition; process
-blast
embryonic
-carcinoma
cancerous tumor of epithelial tissue
-cardia
heart condition
-cele
herniation; protrusion
-centesis
removal of fluid
-chalasis
relaxation; slackening
-chezia
elimination of waste; defecation
-clasis
intentional fracture; to break
-clast
breaking down; to break
-cordial
pertaining to the heart
-crine
to secrete
-cusis
hearing
-cyesis
pregnancy
-cyte
cell
-cytosis
abnormal increase of cells
-desis
binding
-dipsia
thirst
-drome
to run
-dynia
pain
-eal
pertaining to
-ectasia
dilation
-ectasis
dilation
-ectomy
removal; excision; resection
-edema
swelling
-emia
blood condition
-esis
state of
-fida
split
-flux
flow; back
-fusion
pouring; to pour
-gen
producing; produced by
-geusia
taste
-grade
to go
-gram
record; recording
-graph
instrument used to record
-graphy
process of recording
-gravida
pregnancy
-ia
condition
-iac
pertaining to
-iasis
condition
-ic
pertaining to
-ion
process
-ism
condition
-ist
one who specializes
-itic
pertaining to
-itis
inflammation
-ium
structure
-ization
process
-kine
movement
-lalia
condition of babbling
-lapse
to fall; to slide; to sag
-lepsy
seizure
-listhesis
slipping
-lithotomy
removal of a stone
-logy
study of
-lysis
separation; breakdown; destruction
-lytic
destruction; to destroy; to reduce
-malacia
softening
-mania
state of mental disorder
-megaly
enlargement
-meter
instrument to measure
-metry
process of measurement
-mission
sending
-oid
full of; resembling
-oma
tumor; mass; swelling
-opia
vision
-opsia
vision
-opsy
viewing
-orexia
appetite
-ose
pertaining to; sugar; full of
-osis
abnormal condition
-ous
pertaining to
-para
labor; delivery
-paresis
slight paralysis
-pathy
disease process; emotion
-penia
deficiency
-pepsia
digestion
-pexy
fixation; suspension
-phagia
condition of swallowing; eating
-philia
tendency; attraction
-phobia
fear
-phylaxis
protection
-physis
growth
-plakia
condition; plaque
-plasia
development; formation
-plasm
formation
-plasty
surgical repair
-plegia
paralysis
-pnea
breathing
-poesis
formation
-ptosis
drooping; prolapse
-ptysis
spitting
-rrhage
bursting forth (of blood)
-rrhagia
bursting forth
-rrhaphy
suture
-rrhea
discharge; flow
-rrheic
pertaining to discharge
-rrhexis
rupture
-sarcoma
cancerous tumor of connective tissue
-salpinx
fallopian tubes
-sclerosis
abnormal hardening
-scope
instrument used for visual examination
-scopic
pertaining to visual examination
-scopy
visual examination
-sis
state of
-spadia
to cut; to tear
-stalsis
contraction
-stasis
stopping; controlling
-stenosis
narrowing; stricture
-sthenia
condition of strength
-stomy
new opening
-tension
pressure
-therapy
treatment
-thorax
pleural cavity; chest
-thymia
condition of the mind
-tic
pertaining to
-tion
process of
-tocia
labor; delivery
-tome
instrument used to cut
-tomy
incision; process of cutting
-tresia
opening
-tripsy
to crush
-tripter
instrument used to crush
-trite
instrument used to crush
-trophy
development
-ule
diminutive; small
-um
structure; thing; tissue
-uria
urination; urinary condition
-us
structure; thing
-y
condition; process