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cardi/o
heart
cephal/o
head
mast/o
breast
phleb/o
vein
colon/o
colon
arthr/o
joint
thorac/o
chest
encephal/o
brain
hemat/o
blood
-centesis
surgical puncture
-clasis
to break; surgical fracture
-desis
binding, fixation (of a joint or bone)
-ectomy
excision, removal
-lysis
separation, destruction, loosening
-pexy
fixation (of an organ)
-plasty
surgical repair
-rrhaphy
suture
-stomy
forming an opening (mouth)
-tome
instrument to cut
-tomy
incision
-tripsy
crushing
-gram
record, writing
-graph
instrument for recording
-graphy
process of recording
-meter
instrument for measuring
-metry
act of measuring
-scope
instrument for examining
-scopy
visual examination
-algia
pain
-dynia
pain
-cele
hernia, swelling
-ectasis
dialation, expansion
-edema
swelling
-emesis
vomiting
-emia
blood condition
-gen
forming, producing, origin
-genesis
forming, producing, origin
-iasis
abnormal condition
-itis
inflammation
-lith
stone, calculus
-malacia
softening
-megaly
enlargement
-oma
tumor
-osis
abnormal condition; increase
-pathy
disease
-penia
decrease, deficiency
-phagia
eating, swallowing
-phasia
speech
-phobia
fear
-plasia
formation, growth
-plasm
formation, growth
-plegia
paralysis
-rrhage
bursting
-rrhea
discharge, flow
-rrhexis
rupture
-spasm
involuntary
-stenosis
narrowing, stricture
-toxic
poison
-trophy
nourishment, development
-ac
pertaining to
-al
pertaining to
-ar
pertaining to
-ary
pertaining to
-eal
pertaining to
-eal
pertaining to
-ic
pertaining to
-ical
pertaining to
-ile
pertaining to
-ior
pertaining to
-ous
pertaining to
-ous
pertaining to
-tic
pertaining to
-esis
condition
-ia
condition
-ism
condition
-iatry
medicine, treatment
-ician
specialist
-ist
specialist
-y
condition
-icle
small, minute
-ole
small, minute
-ule
small, minute