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Centesis
Surgical puncture
Clasis
surgical fracture
Desis
fixation
(bone or joint)
ectomy
excision
lysis
seperation
pexy
fixation
(organ)
plasty
surgical repair
rrhaphy
suture
stomy
forming of an opening
(mouth)
tomy
incision
tripsy
crushing
gram
recording
graph
instrument for recording
graphy
process of recording
meter
intrument for measuring
metry
act of measuring
scope
instrument for examining
scopy
visual examination
algia
pain
(along a nerve)
dynia
pain
(ear)
cele
hernia
ectasis
dialation
edema
swelling
emesis
vomitting
emia
blood condition
gen
forming
genesis
forming
iasis
abnormal condition
(produced by something specific)
lith
stone
malacia
softening
megaly
enlargement
oma
tumor
osis
abnormal condition
(used primarily with blood cells)
pathy
disease
penia
decrease
phagia
swallowing
phasia
speech
phobia
fear
plasia
formation
plasm
formation
plegia
paralysis
rrhage
bursting(of)
rrhagia
busting (of)
rrhea
discharge
rrhexis
rupture
spasm
involuntary contraction
stenosis
narrowing
toxic
poison
trophy
nourishment
intra
within
-a
without
hyper
excessive
ac
pertaining to
al
pertaining to
ar
pertaining to
ary
pertaining to
eal
pertaining to
ic
pertaining to
ical
pertaining to
ile
pertaining to
ior
pertaining
ous
pertaining to
tic
pertaining to
esis
condition
ia
condition
ism
condition
iatry
specialist
ician
specialist
ist
specialist
icle
small
ole
small
ule
small
hemat/o
blood
cephal/o
head
cardi/o
heart
mast/o
breast
phleb/o
vein
colon/o
colon
arthr/o
joints
thorac/o
chest
encephal/o
brain