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33 Cards in this Set

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-algia
pain
-cele
hernia, protrusion, tumor
(mass or lump)
-centesis
puncture
-desis
fixation - procedure on bone(rigid)
-ectasis
expansion or dialation
-ectomy
removal, excision
-emia
blood
-genic
origin
-iasis
its condition or presence of
-itis
inflammation
-lithotomy
incision to remove stone
-lysis
breakdown or destruction
-malacia
soft
-megaly
large
-oid
like
-oma
tumor
-osis
condition (increase or decrease)
-pathy
disease
-penia
deficiency
-pexy
fixation suspension
-plasty
plastic surgery
-ptosis
falling
-rhaphy
suture (stitch, sew)
-rhea
discharge, flow
-rhexis
rupture
-scopy
inspect or examine
-spasm
involuntary contraction(muscle)
-stasis
arrest or hault
-stenosis
too narrow
-stomy
artificial opening
-tomy
incision into
-tripsy
to crush
-trophy
growth or size nourishment