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punture
centesis
excision, removal
ectomy
forming an opening (mouth)
-stomy
instrument to cut
-tome
incision, cut into
-tomy
binding, fixation (of a bone or joint)
-desis
suspension, fixation (of an organ)
-pexy
suture
-rrhaphy
surgical repair
-plasty
break, or fracture
-clasis
seperation, destruction, loosening
-lysis
crushing
-tripsy
pain
-algia or dynia
hernia, swelling
-cele
dilation, expansion
-ectasis
vomiting
-emesis
blood condition
-emia
forming, producing, origin
-gen or -genesis
record, a writing
-gram
instrument for recording
-graph
process of recording
-graphy
abnormal condition (produced by someting specified)
-iasis
inflammation
-itis
stone, calculus
-lith
specialist in the study of
-logist
study of
-logy
softening
-malacia
enlargement
-megaly
instrument for measuring
-meter
act of measuring
-metry
resembling
-old
tumor
-oma
abnormal condition (used to primarily with blood cells)
-osis
to bear (offspring)
-para
partial paralysis
-paresis
disease
-pathy
decrease, dificiency
-penia
eating, swallowing
-phagia
speech
-phasia
attraction to
-philia
fear
-phobia
paralysis or stroke
-plegia
formation, production
-poiesis
prolapse, downward displacement
-ptosis
bursting forth
-rrhage or -rrhagia
discharge or flow
-rrhea
rupture
-rrhexis
instrument to view or examine
-scope
visual examination
-scopy
involuntary contraction, twitching
-spasm
standing still
-stasis
narrowing stricture
-stenosis
poison
-toxic
development, nourishment
-trophy
condition
-ia
-ism
-y
treatment, medicine
-iatrics, -iatry
specialist
-ist
small, minute, little
-icle
-ole
-ula
-ule
before, in front
ante
pre
pro
above, upon
epi-
under, below
hypo-
infr-
sub-
betweew
inter-
middle
medi-
meso-
after, behind
post-
backward, behind
retro-
two
bi-
double, twofold
dipl-
diplo-
half
hemi-
semi-
excessive, above normal
hyper-
large
macro-
small
mircro-
one
mono-
uni-
many, much
multi-
poly-
first
primi-
four
quadri-
three
tri-
without, not
a-
an-
in, not
im-
in-
from, away from
ab-
toward
ad-
around
circum-
peri-
out, out from
ex-
ex-
through, across
dia-
trans-
outside, outward
ecto-
exo-
extra-
in, within
endo-
intra-
near, beside, beyond
para-
above, excessive
super-
supra-
against
anti-
contra-
slow
brady-
bad, painful, difficult
dys-
good, normal
eu-
different
hetero-
same
homo-
bad
mal-
all
pan-
false
pseudo
union, together, joined
syn-
rapid
tachy-
cell
cyt/o
tissue
hist/o
nucleus
nucle/o
anterior, front
anter/o
tail
caud/o
far, farthest
dist/o
back, (of body)
dors/o
lower, below
infer/o
side, to one side
later/o
middle
medi/o
back (of body), behind, posterior
poster/o
near, nearest
proxim/o
belly, belly-side
ventr/o
abdomen
abdomin/o
extremely
acr/o
groin
inguin/o
loin
lumb/o
navel
omphal/o
pelvis
pelv/i
pelv/o
white
albin/o
leuc/o
leuk/o
black, coal
anthrac/o
green
chlor/o
yellow
cirrh/o
jaund/o
xanth/o
blue
cyan/o
red
erythem/o
erythro/o
rube/o
black
melan/o
gray
poli/o
band
fasci/o
same, alike
home/o
unknown, peculiar
idi/o
disease
path/o
radiation, xray
radi/o
body
somat/o
internal organs, visera
viscer/o
foriegn, strange
xen/o
dry
xer/o
forming, producing, origin
-geneisis
knowing
-gnosis
record, a writing
-gram
instrument for recording
-graph
process of recording
-graphy
disease
-pathy
from, away from
ab-
toward
ad-
other, differing from usual
allo-
below, under
infra-
around
peri-
upper, above
super-
across, through
trans-
excess, beyond
ultra-