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poiesis
s
Formation
ptosis
s
Prolapse, drooping, sagging, falling down
ptysis
s
Spitting
rrhagia
rrhage
s
To burst forth, bursting fourth
rrhaphy
s
Suture
rrhea
s
Flow, discharge
rrhexis
s
Rupture
scope
s
Instrument for examining
scopy
s
Visual examination, to view, examine
tome
s
Instrument to cut
tomy
s
Incision
tripsy
s
Crushing
trophy
s
Nourishment, development
al, ic, ary, ous, ar
s
Pertaining to
ion
s
Process
ive
s
Nature of, quality of
sepsis
s
Decay
y, hexia
s
Condition
opsy
s
To view
grade
s
A step
meter
s
Measure
fuge
s
To flee
therapy
s
Treatment
gnosis
s
Knowledge
phoresis
s
To carry
ant
s
Forming
logy
s
Study of
gram
s
Weight
form
s
Shape
osis
s
Condition(usually abnormal)
pathy
s
Disease
centesis
s
Surgical puncture
genic
s
Formation, produce
drome
s
A course
meter
s
Instrument to measure
graphy
s
Recording
abate
To lessen, decrease, or cease
abscess
Localized collection of puss, occur in any part of the body
acute(ac)
Sudden, sharp, severe; a disease that has a sudden onset, severe symptoms, and a short course
afferent
Carrying an impulse toward a center
efferent
Carrying impulse away form center
ambulatory (Amb)
Condition of being able to walk, not confined to bed
antidote
Substance given to counteract poisons and their effects
apathy
Condition in which one lacks feelings and emotions
empathy
State of projecting one's own personality into the personality of another to understand the feelings, emotions and behavior of another person
autoclave
Apparatus used to sterilize articles by steam under pressure
chronic
Pertaining to time, a disease that continues over a long time, showing little change in symptoms or course
disease
Lack of ease; an abnormal condition of the body that presents a series of symptoms that sets it apart from normal or other abnormal body states
febrile
Pertaining to fever
gram
Unite of weight in the metric system