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-ac, -al, -ar, -ary, -eal, -ic, -ous, -tic
pertaining to
-algia, -odynia
pain
-ation
process
-cele
pouching or hernia
-centesis
puncture for aspiration
-desis
binding
-e
noun marker
-ectasis
expansion or dilation
-ectomy
excision (removal)
-emia
blood condition
-genesis
orgin or production
-gram
-graph
-graphy
record
instrument for recording
process of recording
-ia, -ism
condition of
-iatrics, -iatry
treatment
-iasis
formation or presence of
-icle, -ole, -ula, -ule
small
-itis
inflammation
-ium
structure or tissue
-logy
-logist
-ist
study
one who specializes in the study or treatment of
one who specializes in
-lysis
breaking down or dissolution
-malacia
softening
-megaly
enlargement
-meter
-metry
instrument for measuring
process of measuring
-oid
resembling
-oma
tumor
-osis
condition or increase
-penia
abnormal reduction
-pexy
suspension or fixation
-phil, -philia
attraction for
-plasty
surgical repair or reconstruction
-poiesis
formation
-ptosis
falling or downward displacement
-rrhage, -rrhagia
to burst forth (usually blood)
-rrhaphy
suture
-rrhea
discharge
-rrhexis
rupture
-scope
-scopy
instrument for examination
process of examination
-spasm
involuntary contraction
-stasis
stop or stand
-stomy
creation of an opening
-tomy
incision
-y
condition or process of