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Medical Terminolofy

-centesis surgical puncture
-clasis to break: surgical fracture
-desis binding, fixation
-ectomy excision removal
-lysis separation, destruction, loosening
-plasty fixation (of an organ)
-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 -dynia pain
-cele hernia, swelling
-ectasis dilation, expansion
-edema swelling
-emesis -vomiting
-emia blood condition
-gen -genesis forming, producing, origin
-iasis abnormal condition produced by something specified
-itis inflammation
-lith stone, calculus
-malacia softening
-megaly enlargement
-oma -tumor
-osis abnormal condition, increase
-pathy disease
-penia decrease, deficiency
-phagia eating, swallowing
-phasia speech
-phobia fear
-plasia -plasm formation, growth
-plegia paralysis
-ptosis prolapse, downward displacement
-rrhage -rrhagia bursting forth (of)
-rrhea discharge flow
-rrehexis rupture
-sclerosis abnormal condition of hardening
-spasm involuntary contraction, twitching
-stenosis narrowing, stricture
-toxic poison
-trophy nourishment, development
-ac, -al, -ar, -ary, -eal, -ic, -ical, ical, -ile, -ior, -ous, -tic (adjective) pertaining to
-esis, -ia, -ism (noun) condition
-iatry (noun) medicine, treatment
-ician -ist (noun) specialist
-y (noun) condition, process
-icle -ole -ule diminutive small, minute
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