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-toxic
poison
thyrotoxic
-stenosis
narrowing, stricture
arteriostenosis
-algia
pain
cephalalgia
-oid
resembling
lipoid
-trophy
development, nourishment
atrophy (without)
-phasia
speech
aphasia (without)
-cele
hernia, swelling
hepatocele
-dynia
pain
gastrodynia
-stasis
standing still
hemostasis
-centesis
puncture
arthrocentesis (surgical)
-ptosis
prolapse, downward displacement
hysteroptosis
-desis
binding, fixation (of a bone or joint)
arthrodesis
-ectomy
excision, removal (to cut out)
appendectomy colectomy
-lysis
separation, destruction (destroy),
loosening
enterolysis
-pexy
suspension, fixation (of an organ)
mastopexy
-oma
tumor
adenoma
-spasm
involuntary contraction, twitching
blepharospasm
-ectasis
dilation, expansion
bronchiectasis
-emesis
vomiting
hyperemesis
-osis
abnormal condition, increase
used primarily with blood cells
erythrocytosis dermatosis
-scopy
visual examination
proctoscopy
-rrhaphy
suture
myorrhaphy cystorrhaphy
-rrhage
-rrhagia
bursting forth
hemorrhage menorrhagia
-rrhea
discharge, flow
diarrhea
-rrhexis
rupture
angiorrhexis
-paresis
partial paralysis
hemiparesis
-plegia
paralysis, stroke
hemiplegia
-phagia
eating, swallowing
dysphagia
-plasty
plastic or surgical repair
rhinoplasty tenoplasty
-poiesis
formation, production
hemopoiesis
-penia
decrease, deficiency
leukopenia
-plasia
formation, growth
hyperplasia
-phobia
fear
claustrophobia
-philia
attraction to
hemophilia
-pathy
disease
neuropathy
-para
to bear (offspring)
multipara
-scope
instrument to view or examine
gastroscope
-metry
act of measuring
pelvimetry
-megaly
enlargement
hepatomegaly
-meter
instrument for measuring
thermometer
-graphy
process of recording
cardiography
-graph
instrument for recording
cardiograph
-clasis
break, fracture
osteoclasis
-itis
inflammation
gastritis
-lith
stone, calculus
cholelith
-logist
specialist in the study of
dermatologist
-logy
study of
psychology
-malacia
softening
osteomalacia
-tripsy
crushing
lithotripsy neurotripsy
-stomy
forming an opening (mouth)
colostomy
-tome
instrument to cut
osteotome
-tomy
incision, cut into
phlebotomy episotomy
-emia
blood condition
leukemia anemia
-gen
-genesis
forming, producing, origin
carcinogen osteogenesis
-gram
record, a writing
cardiogram
-iasis
abnormal condition
produced by something specified
cholelithiasis