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-oid
resembling
lip/oid
(RESEMBLING fat)
-para
to bear (offspring)
multi/para
(TO BEAR many or much)
-philia
attraction to
hem/o/philia
(ATTRACTION TO blood)
-phobia
fear
claustr/o/phobia
(FEAR of confined places)
-osis
abnormal condition (primarily with blood cells)
dermat/osis
(ABNORMAL CONDITION of the skin)
erthr/o/cyt/osis
(ABNORMAL CONDITION of the red cells)
-paresis
partial paralysis
hemi/paresis
(PARTIAL PARALYSIS of half)
-pathy
disease
neur/o/pathy
(DISEASE of the nerve)
-penia
decrease, deficiency
leuk/o/penia
(DECREASE of white cells)
-pexy
fixation, suspension (organ)
mast/o/pexy
(SUSPENSION of the breast)
-phagia
eating, swallowing
dys/phagia
(DIFFICULT, painful swallowing)
-phasia
speech
a/phasia
(without SPEECH)
-plasia
formation, growth
hyper/plasia
(excessive GROWTH)
-plasty
surgical repair
rhin/o/plasty
(SURGICAL REPAIR of the nose)
-plegia
paralysis, stroke
hemi/plegia
(half STROKE)
-poieses
formation, production
hem/o/poesis
(PRODUCTING blood)
-ptosis
prolapse, downward displacement
hyster/o/ptosis
(DOWNWARD DISPLACEMENT of the uterus)
-rraphy
suture
my/o/rraphy
(SUTURE of the muscle)
-tomy
incision
phleb/o/tomy
(INCISION of the vein)
-rrhage
bursting forth
hem/o/rrhage
(BURSTING FORTH of blood)
-rrhagia
bursting forth
men/o/rrhagia
(BURSTING FORTH menses)
-rrhea
discharge, flow (small amount)
dia/rrhea
(DISCHARGE through)
-rrhexis
rupture
angi/o/rrhexis
(RUPTURE of the vessel)
-scope
instrument to view or examine
gastr/o/scope
(INSTRUMENT to examine stomach--Process)
-spasm
twitching
blephar/o/spasm
(TWITCHING of the eyelid)
-scopy
visual examination
proct/o/scopy
(VISUAL EXAM of rectum, anus)
-stenosis
narrowing, stricture
arteri/o/stenosis
(NARROWING of the artery)
-toxic
poison
thyr/o/toxic
(POISON in the thyroid)
-tripsy
crushing
lith/o/tripsy
(CRUSHING of a stone)
-trophy
development, nourishment
a/trophy
(without DEVELOPMENT)
a-
without
amastia
(WITHOUT a breast)
arthr/o
joint
arthr/o/desis
(fixation of the JOINT)
colon/o
colon
col/o/stomy
(forming opening in COLON)
cardi/o
heart
cardi/ o/ logist
(specialist in study of HEART)
cephal/o
head
cephal/algia
(pain in the HEAD)
-oma
tumor
aden/oma
(TUMOR of the gland)
gastr/o
stomach
gastr/o/dynia
(pain in the STOMACH)
hepat/o
liver
hepat/ o/ cele
(hernia of LIVER)
hyper-
excessive
hyperthermia
(condition of EXCESSIVE heat)
intra-
in, within
intramuscular
(WITHIN the muscles)
macro-
large
macr/o/gloss/ia
(condition of a LARGE tongue)
micro-
small
microcardia
(condition of a SMALL heart)
oste/o
bone
oste/o/clasis
(break in the BONE)
phleb/o
vein
phleb/o/tomy
(incision of the VEIN)
-algia
pain
cephal/o/algia
(PAIN in the head)
-cele
hernia, swelling
hepat/o/cele
(SWELLING of the liver)
-centesis
puncture
arthr/o/centesis
(PUNCTURE of joint)
-clasis
break or fracture
oste/o/clasis
(BREAK of the bone)
-desis
binding, fixation (of a bone or joint)
arthr/o/desis
(BINDING of the joint)
-dynia
pain
gastr/o/dynia
(PAIN in the stomach)
-ectasis
dilation, bigger, expansion
bronchi/ ectasis
(DILATION of bronchus)
-emesis
vomiting
hyper/emesis
(excessive VOMITING)
-emia
blood condition
leuk/emia
(BLOOD CONDITION white)
-gen
forming, produciing, origin
carcin/o/gen
(FORMING cancer)
-genesis
forming, producing, origin
oste/o/genesis
(FORMING in the bone)
-gram
record, a writing
cardi-o-gram
(RECORD of the heart)
-graph
instrument for recording
cardi/o/graph
(INSTRUMENT for recording the heart)
nephr/o
kidney
-graphy
process of recording
cardi/o/graphy
(PROCESS of recording the heart)
-iasis
abnormal condition
chole/lith/iasis
(ABNORMAL CONDITION gall stone)
-itis
inflammation
gastr/itis
(INFLAMMATION of the stomach)
-lith
stone
chol/e/lith
(STONE gall)
-logist
specialist in the study of
dermat/o/logist
(SPECIALIST in study of skin)
-logy
study of
psych/o/logy
(STUDY OF the mind)
-lysis
separation, destruction, destroying, loosening
enter /o /lysis
(SEPARATION of intestine)
-malacia
softening
oste/o/malacia
(SOFTENING of the bone)
-megaly
enlargement
hepat/o/megaly
(ENLARGEMENT of the liver)
-meter
instrument for measuring
therm/o/meter
(INSTRUMENT for measuring heat)
encephal/o
brain
thorac/o
chest