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51 Cards in this Set

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Aut-
combining form
self
Crin-
combining form
secrete, secretion
Esthe(s)-
combining form
sensation, sensitivity, 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
movement, motion
ly(s)-
combining form
destroy, break down
myx-
combining form
mucus
orth-
combining form
straight, erect, normal
path-
combining form
disease
phil-
combining form
love, have and 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 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
tone, tension
-ectasia, -ectasis
compound suffix form
dilation, enlargement
-ectomy
compound suffix form
surgical excision; removal of all or part of an organ
-gen
compound suffix form
substance 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
-graph
compound suffix form
an instrument for recording the activity of an organ.
-gram
compound suffix form
a record of the activity of an organ.
-graphy
compound suffix form
the recording of the activity of an organ, or a descriptive treatise
-lysis
compound suffix form
dissoulution, reduction, decomposition, disentegration.
-lytic
compound suffix form
pertaining to dissoultuon or decompostion disintegration
-pathy
compound suffix form
disease
-ptosis
compound suffix form
dropping, sagging, prolapse
-rrhagia
compound suffix form
profuse, discharge, hemorrhage
-rrhea
compound suffix form
profuse discharge exvessive secretion
-rrhexis
compound suffix form
bursting, rupture
-scope
compound suffix form
an instrument form examining
-scopy
compound suffix form
examination
-tome
compound suffix form
a surgical instrument for cutting
-tomy
compound suffix form
surgical incision.