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-al
pertaining to, relating to
-ar
pertaining to, relating to
brady-
slow
-clasis
to break
-eal
pertaining to, relating to
-ectomy
excision,removal
ab-
from, away from
-algia
pain
-ary
pertaining to, relating to
contra-
against
-cele
hernia, swelling
dia-
through, across
-dynia
pain
ec-
out, out from
-edema
swelling
eu-
good, normal
extra-
outside
-genesis
forming, producing, origin
-graphy
process of recording
homo-
same
-ic
pertaining to, relating to
-icle
small, minute, little
in-
in, not
-ism
condition
-logy
study of
mal-
bad
-malacia
softening
-meter
instrument for measuring
-metry
act of measuring
mono-
small
mono-
one
-oid
resembling
-oma
tumor
pan-
all
-pathy
disease
-phasia
speech
-plasia
formation, growth
-plasty
surgical repair
-poiesis
formation, production
primi-
first
pseudo-
false
-ptosis
prolapse, downward displacement
quandri-
four
retro-
backward, behind
-rrhage
bursting forth (of)
rrhagia
bursting forth (of)
-ac
pertaining to, relating to
an-
without, not
-centesis
surgical puncture
contra-
around
-cyesis
pregnancy
-ectasis
dilation, expansion
-emesis
vomiting
endo-
in, within
ex-
out, out from
-gen
forming, producing, origin
-gram
record, writing
hemi-
one half
-iatrics
physician, medicine, treatment
-ical
pertaining to, relating to
-ile
pertaining to, relating to
infra-
under, below
-itis
inflammation
-lith
stone, calculus
macro-
large
meso-
middle
-orexia
appetite
-osis
abnormal condition, increase (used primarily with blood cells)
-para
to bear (offspring)
-penia
decrease, deficiency
-pexy
suspension, fixation (of an organ)
a-
without, not
ad-
toward
anti-
against
bi-
two
circum-
around
-desis
binding, fixation (of a bone or joint)
dipl-
double, twofold
dys-
bad, painful, difficult
ecto-
outside, outward
-emia
blood condition
exo-
outside, outward
-graph
instrument for recording
hetero-
different
im-
not
inter-
between
-ist
specialist
-lysis
separation, destruction, loosening
medi/o
middle
-megaly
enlargement
micro-
small
neo-
new
-ole
small, minute
-ory
pertaining to, relating to
-ous
pertaining to, relating to
-paresis
partial paralysis
peri-
around
-phagia
swallowing, eating
-plasm
formation, growth
-plegia
paralysis
post-
after, behind
pro-
before, in front of
-rrhaphy
suture
-rrhea
discharge, flow
rrhexis
rupture
-scope
instrument to view or examine
-scopy
visual examination
semi-
one half
-spasm
involuntary contraction, twitching
-stasis
standing still
-stomy
forming an opening (mouth)
syn-
union, together, joined
tachy-
rapid
-tic
pertaining to, relating to
-tome
instrument to cut
-tomy
incision
-toxic
poison
trans-
through, across
tri-
three
-tripsy
crushing
-trophy
development, nourishment
-ule
small, minute
uni-
one
-y
condition
-ia
condition
-iasis
abnormal condition (produced by something specified)
-phobia
fear
-philia
attraction for
-stenosis
narrowing, stricture
epi-
above, upon
hyper-
excessive, above normal
-iatry
physician, medicine, treatment
-ician
specialist
hypo-
under, below
-ose
pertaining to, relating to