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-algia
pain
-cele
hernia
-dynia
pain
-emesis
vomiting
-ia
state or, condition
-itis
inflammation
-lysis
destruction, separation, breakdown
-malacia
softening
-megaly
enlargement
-oma
mass, tumor
-osis
abnormal condition
-pathy
disease process
-penia
devrease, deficiency
-phobia
irrational fear
-ptosis
downward displacement, drooping, prolapse, sagging
-ptysis
spitting
-rrhage -rrhagia
bristing forth
-rrhea
flow, discharge
-rrhexis
rupture
-sclerosis
hardening
-spasm
sudden, involuntary contraction
-stenosis
narrowing, stricture
-y
process
-gram
record, writing
-graph
instrument used to record
-graphy
process of recording, producing images
-meter
instrument used to measure, processs of measuring
-metry
to measure, measurement
-opsy
to view
-scope
instrument used to visually examine
-scopy
process of visually examining
-centesis
surgical puncture to remove fluid
-desis
surgical binding
-ectomy
excision, surgical removal
-pexy
surgical fixation
-plasty
surgical reconstruction, surgical repair
-rrhaphy
suture, sew
-stasis
stoppage, stopping, controlling
-stomy
new opening, artificial opening
-tome
instrument used to cut
-tomy
process of cutting
-cyte
cell
-er -ician -logist -ist
specialist
-ion
process
-logy
study of, process of study
-or
one who, person or thing that does something
-plasia
formation, development
-poiesis
production, manufature, formation
-genic
produced by
-oid
resembling
-ole -ule
small
-ac -al -ary -eal -ic -ous
pertaining to