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cardi/o
heart
hepat/o
liver
-centesis
puncture
nephr/o
kidney
-tomy
incision
a-
without
hyper-
excessive
intra-
in, within
macro-
large
micro-
small
cephal/o
head
phleb/o
vein
colon/o
colon
-megaly
enlargement
encephal/o
brain
gastr/o
stomach
mast/o
breast
arthr/o
joint
thorac/o
chest
oste/o
bone
-desis
binding, fixation (Joint)
-pexy
fixation, suspension (organ)
-rraphy
suture
-plasty
surgical repair
-clasis
break or fracture
-tripsy
crushing
-algia
pain
-dynia
pain
-cele
hernia, swelling
-emesis
vomiting
-emia
blood condition
-graph
INSTRUMENT for recording
-graphy
PROCESS of recording
-itis
inflammation
-logy
study of
-meter
INSTRUMENT for measuring
-metry
ACT of measuring
-oma
tumor
-paresis
partial paralysis
-phobia
fear
-plegia
paralysis, stroke
-rrhage
bursting forth
-rrhagia
bursting forth
-rrhea
discharge, flow (Small amount)
-scope
INSTRUMENT for viewing
-spasm
twitching
-stasis
standing still
-toxic
poison
-trophy
development, nourishment
-stenosis
narrowing, stricture
-scopy
visual examination
-rrhexis
rupture
-ptosis
prolapsed, downward displacement
-poiesis
formation, production
-plasia
formation, growth
-philia
attraction to
-phasia
speech
-phagia
eating, swallowing
-penia
decrease, deficiency
-pathy
disease
-para
to bear (Offspring)
-osis
abnormal condition (blood cells)
-oid
resembling
-malacia
softening
-logist
specialist in the study of
-lith
stone
-iasis
abnormal condition
-genesis
forming, producing origin
-gen
forming, producing origin
-ectasis
dilation, bigger, expansion
-lysis
separation, destruction, destroying, loosening
-ectomy
excision
-stomy
forming an opening
-tome
instrument to cut
aden/o
gland