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-esis
-ia
-ism
condition
-iatry
medicine, treatment
-ician
-ist
specialist
-y
condition, process
-icle
-ole
-ule
small, minute
-stenosis
narrowing, stricture
-trophy
nourishment, development
-ac
pertaining to, relating to
-al
pertaining to, relating to
-ar
pertaining to, relating to
-ary
pertaining to, relating to
-eal
pertaining to, relating to
-ic
pertaining to, relating to
-ical
pertaining to, relating to
-ile
pertaining to, relating to
-ior
pertaining to, relating to
-ous
pertaining to, relating to
-tic
pertaining to, relating to
-plegia
paralysis
-rrhage
-rrhagia
bursting (of)
-rrhea
discharge, flow
-rrhexis
rupture
-penia
decrease, deficiency
-phagia
eating, swallowing
-phasia
speech
-plasia
-plasm
formation, growth
-oma
tumor
-osis
abnormal condition; increase (used primarily with blood cells)
-pathy
disease
-ectasis
dilation, expansion
-edema
swelling
-emesis
vomiting
-emia
blood condition
-gen
-genesis
forming, producing, origin
-iasis
abnormal condition (produced by something specified)
-metry
act of measuring
-scope
instrument for examining
-scopy
visual examination
-algia
-dynia
pain
-cele
hernia, swelling
-tripsy
crushing
-gram
record, writing
-graph
instrument for recording
-graphy
process of recording
-meter
instrument for measuring
-rrhaphy
suture
-stomy
forming an opening (mouth)
-tome
instrument to cut
-tomy
incision
-centesis
surgical puncture
-clasis
to break; surgical fracture
-desis
binding, fixation (of a bone or joint)
-ectomy
excision, removal
-lysis
seperation, destruction; loosening
-pexy
fixation (of an organ)
-plasty
surgical repair
mal-
bad
pan-
all
pseudo-
false
eu-
good, normal
hetero-
different
homo-
homeo-
same
supra-
above, excessive, superior
ultra-
excess, beyond
a-
an-
without, not
dys-
bad, painful, difficult
dia-
trans-
thru, across
ecto-
exo-
extra-
outside, outward
endo-
intra-
in, within
para-
near, beside, beyond
super-
upper, above
hemi-
semi-
one half
hyper-
excessive, above normal
primi-
first
ab-
away from
ad-
toward
circum-
peri-
around
pre-
pro-
before, in front of
retro-
backward, behind
bi-
two
dipl-
diplo-
double, twofold
hypo-
under, below, deficient
infra-
sub-
under, below
inter-
between
post-
after, behind
syn-
union, together, joined (appears as sym before b, p, ph, m)
im-
in-
in, not
peri-
around
post-
after
epi-
above, upon