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-algia pain
-ate, -ize use/action
-cyte cell
-ectomy surgical removal
-ology study of
-opsy veiw
-phobia dread, fear
-plasty surgical repair
-rrhea discharge
-scope instrument
-tomy incision
-trophy development
-ac pertaining to, relating to
-al pertaining to, relating to
-algesia suffering, pain
-ar pertaining to
-ase enzyme
-cele swelling, hernia
-cente puncture
-centesis surgical puncture to remove fluid
-cide kill
-cise cut
-coccus round, spherical bacteria
-crine secrete
-dema swelling
-desis surgical fixation
-dynia pain
-ectasis dilation
-ectopy displacement
-emesis vomiting
-emia blood condition
-ent agent
-esthesia sensation
-ferous producing
-form shape, resembling
-fuge driving away, pushing
-genic originated
-gram picture, record
-graph picture, record
-graphy recording a picture or record
-ia pertaining to
-iasis in the presence of, abnormal condition
-ic pertaining to
-ical pertaining to
-id condition
-ile pertaining to
-ion state, condition
-itis inflammation
-ism state of, condition
-ium small, little
-ize take away, remove
-lith stone
-logist specialist
-logy study of
-lysis destruction
-malacia abnormal softening
-megaly large, enlargement
-necrosis death of tissue
-oid resembling
-oma tumor
-orrhagi hemorrhage
-orrhaphy suture
-orrhea flow
-osis condition of
-ostomy creating a surgical opening
-otomy cutting into
-ous pertaining to
-para bring forth
-parous giving birth, bearing
-pathy disease
-penia few
-pexy fixation
-phage ingest, swallow
-phasia speech, speak
-plakia plate, thin flat layer
-plegia paralysis
-pnea breathing
-ptosis organ drooping, drooping
-ptysis spitting
-rrhage abnormal flow, excessive flow
-rrhaphy stitch, suture
-rrhexis rupture
-sarcoma tumor, cancer
-scopy scan, visual exam
-sis state of
-spasm involuntary muscle move, twitch
-stalsis constriction, contraction
-stasis constant level
-stenosis stricture, abnormal narrowing
-tic pertaining to
-tome cutting instrument
-tropia turn
-um pertaining to
-uria urine, urination
-y act, result of an act
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