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-ac, -al, -ic
-ar, -ial, -ary
-ous, -tic., -eal
pertaining to, related to, located in
-agra
excessive pain
-algia
pain
-apheresis
removal
-asthenia
weakness
-ase
enzyme
-ate
use, subject to
-atresia
absence of normal body opening
-capnia
carbon dioxide
-cele
protrusion, hernia
-centesis
surgical puncture to remove fluid
-cidal
killing
-clasia, clast
break
-cle, -cule, -ole
-ola, -ule, -ulum
-ulus
small
-clysis
irrigation, washing
-coccus, -coccis
berry-shaped
-crit
to separate
-crine
separate, secrete
-cyte
cell
-desis
surgical fixation
-drome
run, running
-dynia
pain
-ectasis
dilation, expansion
-ectomy
surgical removal
-ectopic
displacement
-emesis
vomit
-emia
blood condition
-ent, -er,
-ist, -or
person or agent
-esis, -ia, -a
-ism, -ity, -y
-osis, -tion, -sis
-iasis, -sia
state or condition, disease
-form, -oid
resembling, shaped like
-gen, -genic
prodicing, causing
-genesis
beginning, origin
-gram
record
-graph
instrument that records
-graphy
process of recording
-iac
person afflicted with
-ible, -ile
capable, able
-ician
one who
-ictal
seizure, attack
-ist, -ologist
a specialist in
-ites, -itis
inflammation
-ium
membrane
-ize
use, subject to
-logy
science, study of
-lysis, -lytic
destroy, dissolution, separation
-ma, -mat
disease, condition
-malacia
softening
-mania
madness
-megaly
enlargement
-metor
instrument used to measure
-metry
measurement
-morph
form, shape
-oma
tumor
-opsy
to view
-oxia
oxygen
-paresis
slight paralysis
-pathy
disease
-penia
deficient, lack of
-pepsia
digestion
-pexy, -pexis
fixation, storing
-phagia, -phagy
eating, swallowing
-philia, -phily
love
-phobia
abnormal fear, intolerance
-phonia
pertaining to sound
-phoria
feeling
-physis
growth
-plasia, -plasm
formation, development
-plasty
surgical repair
-plegia
paralysis
-pnea
breathing
-poiesis
formation
-porosis
passage
-prandial
meal
-praxia
in front of, before
-ptosis
drooping, downward displacement
-rrhage, -rrhagia
excessive flow
-rrhaphy
suturing in place
-rrhea
flow or discharge
-rrhexis
rupture
-sarcoma
malignant tumor
-schisis
split, fissure
-sclerosis
hardening
-scope
instrument for examining
-scopy
visual examination
-sepsis
infection
-spasm
sudden involuntary muscle contraction
-stasis
control, stop
-stenosis
narrowing
-stomy
surgical opening
-tome
instrument for
-tomy
cutting, incision
-tripsy
surgical crushing
-trophy
nourishment, development
-ule
little