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51 Cards in this Set

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aut-
combining form
self
crin-
combining form
[separate] secrete, secretion
esthe(s)-
combining form
sensation, senstivity, sense
gen(e)-, -gen
combining form
come into being; produce
gram-
combining form
[something written] a record
graph-
combining form
write, record
iatr-
combining form
healer, physician; treatment
idi-
combining form
of one's self
kine-
combining form
move
kines(i)-
combining form
movement, motion
ly(s)-
combining form
destroy, breakdown
myx-
combining form
mucus
orth-
combining form
straight, erect; normal
ot-
combining form
ear
path-
combining form
[suffering] disease
PHIL-
COMBINING FORM
LOVE; HAVE AN AFFINITY FOR
PT-
COMBINING FORM
FALL, SAG, DROP, PROLAPSE
PYR-
COMBINING FORM
[FIRE] FEVER, BURNING
PYRET-
COMBINING FORM
FEVER
PYREX-
COMBINING FORM
BE FEVERISH
RHE-
COMBINING FORM
[RUN] FLOW, SECRETE
RHAG-
COMBINING FORM
[BURST FORTH] FLOW PROFUSELY, HEMORRHAGE
RHEX-
COMBINING FORM
RUPTURE
RHIN-
COMBINING FORM
NOSE
SCOP-
COMBINING FORM
LOOK AT, EXAMINE
SEP-
COMBINING FORM
[BE PUTRID] BE INFECTED
TA-
COMBINING FORM
STRETCHING
TEL-
COMBINING FORM
END, COMPLETION
TEN-, TENON(T)-
COMBINING FORM
TENDON
THERAP(EU)-
COMBINING FORM
TREAT MEDICALLY, HEAL
TOM-
COMBINING FORM
A CUTTING, SLICE, INCISION
TON-
COMBINING FORM
[A STRETCHING] (MUSCULAR) TONE, TENSION
-ECTASIA, -ECTASIS
COMPOUND-SUFFIX FORM
DILATION, ENLARGEMENT
-ECTOMY
COMPOUND-SUFFIX FORM
SURGICAL INCISION; REMOVAL OF ALL OR PART OF AN ORGAN
GENESIS
COMPOUND-SUFFIX FORM
FORMATION, ORIGIN
-GENIC
COMPOUND-SUFFIX FORM
CAUSING, PRODUCING, CAUSED
-GENOUS
COMPOUND-SUFFIX FORM
BY, PRODUCED BY OR IN
-GRAPHY
COMPOUND-SUFFIX FORM
THE RECORDING OF THE ACTIVITY OF AN ORGAN (USUALLY BY AN XRAY MACHINE) (2) A DESCRIPTIVE TREATISE (ON A SUBJECT) DISSOLUTION, REDUCTION, DECOMPOSITION, DISINTEGRATION
-GRAM*
COMPOUND-SUFFIX FORM
A RECORD OF THE ACTIVITY OF AN ORGAN (OFTEN AN XRAY)
* TECHNICALLY NOT COMPOUND-SUFFIX
-GRAPH*
COMBINING FORM
AN INSTRUMENT FOR RECORDING THE ACTIVITY OF AN ORGAN
* TEHCNICALLY NOT COMPOUND-SUFFIX
-LYSIS
COMPOUND-SUFFIX FORM
DISSOLUTION, REDUCTION, DECOMPOSITION, DISENTEGRATION
-LYTIC
COMPOUND-SUFFIX FORM
PERTAINING TO DISSOLUTION OR DECOMPOSTION, DISENTEGRATION (FORMS ADJECTIVES FROM WORDS ENDING IS -LYSIS)
-PATHY
COMPOUND-SUFFIX FORM
DISEASE
-PTOSIS
COMPOUND-SUFFIX FORM
DROPPING, SAGGING, PROLAPSE (OF AN ORGAN OR PART)
-RRHAGIA
COMPOUND-SUFFIX FORM
PROFUSE DISCHARGE, HEMORRHAGE
-RRHEA
COMPOUND-SUFFIX FORM
PROFUSE DISCHARGE, EXCESSIVE SECRETION
-RRHEXIS
COMPOUND-SUFFIX FORM
BURSTING(OF TISSUES), RUPTURE
-SCOPE
COMPOUND-SUFFIX FORM
AN INSTRUMENT FOR EXAMINING
-TOME
COMPOUND-SUFFIX FORM
A SURGICAL INSTRUMENT FOR CUTTING
-TOMY
COMPOUND-SUFFIX FORM
SURGICAL INCISION
-GEN*
COMPOUND-SUFFIX FORM
substance that produces(something)
* TECHNICALLY NOT COMPOUND-SUFFIX