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-emesis
vomiting
-cele
hernia,swelling
-desis
binding, fixation (of a bone or joint)
-tomy
incision, cut into
-tome
instument to cut
-stomy
forming an opening (mouth)
-ectasis
dilation, expansion
-lysis
separation, destruction, loosening
-clasis
break, fracture
-emia
blood condition
-gen
and
-genesis
forming, producing, origin
-malacia
softening
-oma
tumor
-plegia
paralysis, stroke
-plasia
formation, growth
-poiesis
formation, production
-rrhage
and
-rrhagia
bursting forth
-rrhexis
rupture
-stenosis
narrowing, stricture
-trophy
development, nourishment
-stasis
standing still
-spasm
twitching, involuntary twitching
-scopy
visual examination
-scope
instrument to view or examine
-rrhea
discharge, flow
-ptosis
downward displacemnt, prolapse
-phobia
fear
-philia
attraction to
-phasia
speech
-phagia
eating, swallowing
-penia
decrease, deficiency
-pathy
disease
-para
to bear (offspring)
-osis
abnormal condition, increase
-oid
resembling
-metry
process of recording
-meter
instrument for measuring
-megaly
enlargement
-logy
study of
-logist
specialist in the study of
-lith
stone, calculus
-itis
inflammation
-gram
record, a writing
-graph
instrument for recording
-graphy
process of recording
-iasis
abnormal condition
-rrhaphy
suture
-plasty
surgical repair
-algia
and
-dynia
pain
-centesis
puncture
-pexy
suspension, fixation (of an organ)
-ectomy
excision, removal
-tripsy
crushing
-paresis
partial paralysis
-toxic
poison