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-centesis
surgical procedure
-clasis
to break
-desis
binding; fixation of a bone or joint
-ectomy
excision
-lysis
separation; destruction
-pexy
fixation of an organ
-plasty
surgical repair
-rrhaphy
suture
-stomy
forming an opening (mouth)
-tome
instrument to cut
-tomy
incision
-tripsy
crushing
-gram
record, writing
-graph
instrument for recording
-graphy
process of recording
-meter
instrument for measuring
-metry
act of measuring
-scope
instument for examining
-scopy
visual examination
-algia
pain
-dynia
pain
-cele
hernia, swelling
-ectasis
dilation, expansion
-edema
swelling
-emesis
vomiting
-emia
blood condition
-gen

-genesis
forming, producing, origin
-iasis
abnormal condition
-itis
inflamation
-lith
stone
-malacia
softening
-megaly
enlargement
-oma
tumor
-osis
abnormal condition
-pathy
disease
-penia
decrease, deficiency
-phagia
eating, swallowing
-phasia
speech
-phobia
fear
-plasia

-plasm
formation, growth
-plegia
paralysis
-rrhage

-rrhagia
bursting of
-rrhea
flow
-rrhexis
rupture
-spasm
twitching
-stenosis
narrowing
-toxic
poison
-trophy
development
ac, al, ar, ary, eal, ic, ical, ile, ior, ous, tic
pertaining to
esis, ia, ism
condition
-iatry
medicine
-ician

-ist
specialist
-y
condition
-icle
-ole
-ule
small