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-centesis

Surgical Puncture

-clasis

To break; surgical fracture

-desis

binding, fixation (of a bone or joint)

-ectomy

Excision, Removal

-lysis

Separation; destruction; loosening

-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

Instrument for examining

-scopy

Visual Examination

-algia

Pain

-dynia

Pain

-cele
Swelling, Hernia

-ectasis

Dilation, Expansion
-edema

Swelling

-emesis

Vomiting

-emia

Blood Condition

-gen, -genesis

Forming, producing, origin
-iasis

Abnormal Condition

-itis

Inflammation

-megaly

Enlargement

-oma

Tumor

-osis

Abnormal Condition (increase)

-pathy

Disease
-penia

Deficiency

-phagia

Eating, Swallowing

-phasia

Speech