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-algia
pain
-arche
beginning
-ase
enzyme
-asthenia
weakness
-capnia
carbon dioxide
-cele
hernia; protrusion; swelling
-centesis
puncture
-cide
to kill
-clasis
break, fracture
-clysis
injection
-crit
to separate
-cusis
hearing
-cyesis
pregnancy
-cyte
cell
-desis
fixation; binding (of a bone or joint)
-dynia
pain
-ectasis
dilation, stretching; expantion
-ectomy
removal; excision
-emesis
vomiting
-emia
blood
-gen
born; or producing
-genesis, genic
producing; forming, origin
-glia
glue
-globin
protein
-gnosis
knowledge
-gram
a writing record
-graph
instrument for recording
-graphy
process of recording
-ia
condition
-iasis
abnormal condition (usually produced by something specific)
-ic
pertaining to
-icle
small
-ist
specialist; one who specializes
-itis
inflammation
-kinesis
movement, motion
-lith
stone, calculus
-logist
specialist in the study of
-logy
study of
-lysis
breaking up, separation; destruction
-malacia
softening
-mania
madness
-megaly
enlargement
-metry
act of measuring
-meter
instrument for measuring
-mnesia
memory
-oid
like; resembling
-ole
small
-oma
tumor
-opia
vision
-osis
abnormal(morbid)condition; increase (used primary with blood cells)
-para
to bear (offspring)
-paresis
partial paralysis
-pathy
disease; emotion
-penia
deficency; decrease
-pexy
fixation; to put in place(of an organ)
-phagia
eat; swallow
-phasia
speech
-philia
atraction for
-phobia
fear of
-phonia
sound; voice
-plasia
development; formation; growth
-plasm
formation
-plasty
surgical repair
-plegia
paralysis
-pnea
breathing
-poiesis
formation; production
-ptosis
drooping, prolapse, downward displacement
-ptysis
spitting
-rrhage, rrhagia
burst forth
-rrhaphy
suture
-rrhea
flow; discharge
-rrhexis
rupture
-sclerosis
hardening
-scope
instrument for visual examination
-scopy
visual inspection
-spasm
involuntary contraction; twitching
-stasis
stopping, control, standing still
-stenosis
stricture, narrowing
-stomy
new opening, forming an opening
-therapy
treatment
-tome
instrument for cutting
-toxic
poison
-tomy
incision, cut into
-tripsy
crushing
-trophy
nourishment, development
-ula
small
-ule
small
-version
to turn
-y
process