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AUT
self
CRIN
[separate] secrete, secretion
ESTHE(S)
sensation, sensitivity, sense
GEN(E), GEN
come into being; produce
GRAM
[something written] a record
GRAPH
write, record
IATR
healer, physician; treatment
IDI
of one's self
KINE
move
KINES(I)
movement, motion
LY(S)
destroy, break down
MYX
mucus
ORTH
straight, erect; normal
OT
ear
PATH
[suffering] disease
PHIL
love; have an affinity for
PT
fall, sag, drop, prolapse
PYR
[fire] fever, burning
PYRET
fever
PYREX
be feverish
RHE
[run] flow, secrete
RHAG
[burst forth] flow profusely, hemorrhage
RHEX
rupture
SCOP
look at, examine
SEP
[be putrid] be infected
TA
stretching
TEL
end, completion
TEN, TENON(T)
tendon
THERAP(EU)
treat medically, heal
TOM
a cutting, slice, incision
TON
[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)
-gensis
compound suffix form

formation, origin
-genic, -genous
compound suffix form

causing, producing, caused 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 (usually by x-ray examination)
2.) a descriptive treatise (on a subject)
-lysis
compound suffix form

dissolution, reduction, decomposition, disintegration
-lytic
compound suffix form

pertaining to dissolution or decomposition, disintegration (forms adj. 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