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-algia Pain
dys- Difficult, adnormal
-ectomy Surgical removal
hyper- Above normal, excessive
hypo- Below normal, underneath, inferior
-itis Inflammation
-osis Condition
-ostomy Formation of a new opening
-otomy Incision
-plasty Surgical repair
-rrhage Heavy discharge
-rrhaphy Suturing
-rrhea discharge, flowing
-rrhexis Rupture
-sclerosis hardening
ankyl/o Crooked, bent, stiff
arthr/o Joint
chondr/I, chondr/o Cartilage
cost/o Rib
crani/o Skull
-desis to bind, tie together
kyph/o bent, hump
lord/o curve, swayback, bent
-lysis loosening or setting free
myel/o Spinal cord , bone marrow
oss/e, oss/I, ost/o, oste/o Bone
scoli/o curved, bent
spondyl/o Vertebrae, vertebral column backbone
synovi/o, synov/o synovial membrane, synovial fluid
-um singular noun ending
bi- two
-cele hernia, abnormal, protrusion
dys- abnormal, painful, difficult
fasci/o fabrous- band, fasia
fibr/o fiber
-ia disease or abnormal state, condition of
-ic pertaining to
kines/o, kinesi/o movement
my/o muscle
-plegia paralysis
tax/o order
ten/o, tend/o, tendin/o tendon
ton/o tension
tri three
aden/o gland
adip/o of or relating to the fat or fatty tissue
anter/o before
caud/o tail, lower part of body
cephal/o head
cyt/o, -cyte cell
end-, endo- within
exo- out, outside of, forward
histo/o, histi/o tissue
-ologist specialist
-ology process of study
path/o, -pathy disease
plas/I, plas/o, -plasia growth
poster/o back, behind
-stasis, -static stop, stand
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