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chapter 4


algia pain
asthenia weakness
desis binding
dynia pain
esthesia sensation
kinesia movement
kinesis movement
phobia fear
phonia sound
phoria feeling, carrying
cele hernia
cytosis condition of cells
ectasia expansion, dilation
ectasis expanding, kilating
edema swelling
ema condition
emesis vomiting
iasis pathological condition or state, presence of
ism condition, disease
itis inflammation
lepsy seizures
leptic pertaining to seizures
lithiasis presence of stones
mania obsession, madness
megaly enlargement
oma tumor, neoplasm
opia vision
opsia vision
osis condition, state, process
paresis slight paralysis, feeling of numbness and tingling
pathy disease
penia deficiency, small, fewer
philia attraction, affinity for
phrenia of the mnid
phthisis wasting away
physis growing
plegia paralysis
plegic pertaining to paralysis
ptosis falling down, drooping
rrhea to flow or discharge
rrhagia excessive bleeding
rrhexis rupture
trophic pertaining to nutrition
trophy nutrtion
blast immature, forming
cidal destroying, killing
cide destroying, killing
crine secreting
malacia softening
para bearing
parous producing, bearing
pepsia digestion
phage, phagia eating, devouring
phagy swallowing
phasia speaking
phoresis carrying
plasia formation, development, growth
plastic forming
pnea breath
poiesis production, formation
poietic pertaining to production
poietin substance that produces
para bearing
porosis lessening in density
rrhage dischargingheavily
rrhea a flowing, a flux
schisis splitting
somnia sleep
spasm contraction
stalsis contraction
stasis stopping, constant
stenosis narrowing
cyte cell
derma skin
emia blood
emic relating to blood
globin protein
globulin protein
oxia oxygen
plakia plaque
plasm thing formed
uria urine
ectomy removal of part or all of an organ or body part
lysis destruction of
lytic pertaining to destruction
ostomy opening to the outside of the body
pexy fixation, usually done surgically
plasty surgical repair
rrhaphy surgical suturing
static, stasis maintaining a state
stomy opening
tome cutting instrument, segment
tomy cutting operation
crit separate
gen producer
genesis origin
genic produced by
gram a recording
graph recording instrument
graphy process of recording
meter measuring device
metry measurement
opsy view of
pheresis removal
phil attraction, affinity for
scope instrument
scopy use of an instrument for observing
ad toward
clasis breaking
clast breaking instrument
form in the shape of
ic pertaining to
ics treatment, practice, body of knowledge
logist one who studies
logy study, practice
oid like, resembling
phylaxis protection, prevention
plegic one who is paralyzed
stat agent to maintain a state of equilibrium
tropia turning
tropic turning toward
tropy attracted to target structures
version turning
Created by: BrandiAnderson94