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-algia
pain
-cele
hernia, protrusion
-cise
cut
-dynia
pain
-ectasis
dilation
-ectopia
displacement
-gen
that which produces
-genesis
produces, generates
-genic
producing
-ia
state, condition
-iasis
abnormal condition
-ism
state of
-itis
inflammation
-logist
one who studies
-logy
study of
-lysis
destruction
-malacia
abnormal softening
-megaly
enlargement, large
-oma
tumor, mass
-osis
abnormal condition
-pathy
disease
-plasia
development, growth
-plasm
formation, development
-ptosis
drooping
-rrhage
excessive, abnormal flow
-rrhea
discharge, flow
-rrhexis
rupture
-sclerosis
hardening
-stenosis
narrowing
-therapy
treatment
-trophy
nourishment, development
-uria
condition of the urine
-ac
pertaining to
-al
pertaining to
-an
pertaining to
-ar
pertaining to
-ary
pertaining to
-eal
pertaining to
-iac
pertaining to
-ic
pertaining to
-ical
pertaining to
-ile
pertaining to
-ior
pertaining to
-ory
pertaining to
-ose
pertaining to
-ous
pertaining to
-tic
pertaining to
-centesis
Puncture to withdrawl fluid
-ectomy
surgical removal
-ostomy
surgically create an opening
-otomy
cutting into
-pexy
surgical fixation
-plasty
surgical repair
-rrhaphy
suture
-gram
record or picture
-graph
instrument for recording
-graphy
process of recording
-meter
instrument for measuring
-metry
process of measuring
-scope
instrument for viewing
-scopy
process of visually examining
-derma
Skin
-opsy
view of
-plakia
a plate
-tome
instrument used to cut
-blast
immature, embryonic
-clasia
to surgically break
-desis
stabilize, fuse
-listhesis
slipping
-porosis
porous
-scopy
procedure to visually examine
-tome
instrument to cut
-manometer
instrument to measure pressure
-ole
small
-ule
small
-tension
pressure
-apheresis
removal, carry away
-cyte
cell
-cytosis
more than the normal number of cells
-emia
blood condition
-globin
protein
-penia
abnormal decrease, too few
-poiesis
formation
-stasis
standing still
-globulin
protein
-phage
eat, swallow
-capnia
carbon dioxide
-osmia
smell
-phonia
voice
-pnea
breathing
-ptysis
spitting
-thorax
chest
-emesis
vomit
-lithiasis
condition of stones
-orexia
appetite
-pepsia
digestion
-phagia
eat, swallow
-prandial
pertaining to a meal
-tripsy
surgical crushing
-arche
beginning
-cyesis
state of pregnancy
-gravida
pregnancy
-para
to bear (offspring)
-salpinx
fallopian tube
-tocia
labor, childbirth
-spermia
condition of sperm
-rrhagia
rapid bleeding
-crine
to secrete
-dipsia
thirst
-tropin
stimulate
-algesia
sensitivity to pain
-esthesia
feeling, sensation
-lepsy
seizure
-paresis
weakness
-sthenia
strength
-taxia
muscle coordination
-plegia
paralysis
-chalasis
relaxation
-opia
vision
-tropia
to turn
-cusis
hearing
-otia
ear condition