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-centesis
surgical puncture to aspirate or remove fluid
Amniocentesis

-ectomy
excision
Appendectomy
-lysis
process destroying
hemolysis
freeing, or loosening
-pexy
surgical fixation
Mastopexy
fastening in a fixed position
-plasy
surgical repair
Mammoplasty
-rrhaphy
suture
uniting a wound by stitches
-scopy
visual examination
Microscopy
-stomy
formation of an opening
tracheotomy
-tome
an instrument used for cutting
microtome
-tomy
incision (cutting into tissue)
traqcheotomy
-tripsy
surgical crushing
lithotriopsy