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-ist
one who
-ectasia
dilation
-phobia
abnormal fear
-plasty
surgical repair
-phagia/-gic/-gy
eating/swallowing
-pexy
surgical fixation
-penia
deficiency
-oid
resembling
-meter
instrument to measure
-metry
process of measuring
-lysis
freeing/breaking apart
-megaly
enlargement
What does "Dys" mean?
abnormal
-malacia
softening
-ism/-ia/iasis
condition
-lytic
pertaining to destruction
-ium
membrane
-ectomy
cutting out/removal
-graphy
process of recording
-ac/-al/-an/-ar/-ary/-eal/-ic/-ive/-tic
pertaining to
-ase
enzyme
What is myalgia?
pain in the muscle
-emesis
vomiting
What is Lipase
A kind of enzyme
-genesis
beginning/production
-cele
hernia
-sclerosis
hardening
-tripsy
surgical crushing
-oma
tumor
-stasis
stopping
-spasm
twitching
-rrhexis
rupture
-pathy
disease
-plegia
paralysis
-stomy
forming an opening