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36 Cards in this Set

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-algia
pain
nearalgia (nerve pain)
-emia
blood condition
leukemia
-ia
condition, disease
-itis
inflammation
colitis (inflammation of the colon)
-magaly
enlargement
-osis
condition
fibrosis (formation of fibrous tissue)
-oma
tumor, mass
melanoma
-pathy
disease
-rrhea
flow, discharge
-rrhage
bursting forth of blood
-sclerosis
hardening
-uria
urine condition
-al or eal
pertaining to
-gram
record
-ic or tic
pertaining to
-ous
pertaining to
-centesis
surgical puncture to remove fluid
-ectomy
removal, resection
splenectomy (removal of the spleen)
-graphy
process of recording
-lysis
loosening, separation, breakdown, destruction
-plasty
surgical repair
angioplasty
-ine
pertaining to
-scopy
process of visual examination
-stomy
opening
colostomy (portion of the colon is opened and brought through the abdominal wall)
-therapy
treatment
-tomy
incision, to cut into
thoracotomy (surgical opening of the chest wall)
-ar or ary
pertaining to
phob
abnormal fear
agoraphobia (fear of open spaces)
plasia
growth
hypoplasia (incomplete development)
plegia
paralysis
paraplegia
pnea
breathing
apnea
poiesis
production
hematopoiesis (production of blood cells)
scope
observe
taxis
movement
ataxia (uncoordinated movemetns)
tripsy
crushing
lithotripsy (crushing stones in organs)
trophy
growth
hypertrophy (overgrowth)