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Aut
combining form
self
Crin
combining form
[seperate] secrete, secretion
Esthe(s)
combining form
sensation, sensetivity, sense
gen(e)
Gen
combining form
come into being, produce
Gram
combining form
[something written], a record
Graph
combining form
write, record
Iatr
combining form
healer, physician Treatment
Idi
combining form
of one's self
Kine
combining form
move
kines(i)
combining form
movment, motion
Ly(s)
combining form
destroy, break down
Myx
combining form
mucus
orth
combining form
straight, erect, normal
Ot
combining form
ear
Path
combining form
[suffering] disease
Phil
combining form
love; have an affinity for
Pt
combining form
fall, sag, drop, prolapse
Pyr
combining form
[fire] fever, burning
Pyret
combining form
fever
Pyrex
combining form
be feverish
Rhe
combining form
[run] flow, secrete
Rhag
combining form
[burst forth] flow profusely, hemorrhage
Rhex
combining form
rupture
Rhin
combining form
nose
Scop
combining form
look at, examine
Sep
combining form
[ be putrid] be infected
Ta
combining form
stretching
Tel
combining form
end, completion
Ten
Tenon(t)
combining form
tendon
Therap(eu)
combining form
treat medically, heal
Tom
combining form
a cutting, slice, incision
Ton
combining form
[ a stretching] (muscular) tone, tension
Ectasia
Ectasis
compond suffix form
dilation, enlargment
Ectomy
compound suffix form
surgical excision; removal of all (total excision) or part(partial excision) of an organ
Gen
compound suffix form
subsance that produces (something)
Genesis
compound suffix form
formation, origin
Genic
compound suffix form
Causing, producing, caused
Genous
compound suffix form
by, produced by or in
gram
compound suffix form
a record of the activity of an organ (often an x-ray)
Graph
compound suffix form
an instrument for the activity of an organ
Graphy
compound suffix form
(1) the recording of the activity of an organ(usually by x-ray examination)
(2) a descriptive treatise( on a subject)
Lysis
compound suffix form
dissolution, reduction, decomposition, disintegration
Lytic
compound suffix form
pertaining to disolution, or decomposition, or disintegration (forms adjectives of words ending in lysis)
Pathy
compound suffix form
disease
ptosis
compound suffix form
dropping, saggingprolapse(of an organ or part)
Rrhagia
compound suffix form
profuse discharge, hemorrhage
Rrhea
compound suffix form
profuse discharge, excessive secretion
rrhexis
compound suffix form
bursting (of tissues) rupture
scope
compound suffix form
an instrument for examining
scopy
compound suffix form
examination
tome
compound suffix form
a surgical instrument for cutting
tomy
compound suffix form
surgical incision