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  1. -Algia
    Pain, Suffering
  2. -Ac, -Al
    pretaining to, Relating to
  3. -Cyte
    Cell
  4. A-, An-
    without, away fraom, negative, not
  5. -Itis
    inflammation
  6. -Megaly
    enlargement
  7. Ante-
    before, toward
  8. Anit-
    against, counter
  9. Brady-
    slow
  10. -ology
    the science or study
  11. -Oma
    tumor
  12. -Osis
    abnormnal condition
  13. -Pathy
    dieaese, suffering, feeling, emotion
  14. -Pause
    stopping
  15. Peri-
    surrounding, around
  16. -Stenosis
    abnormal narrowing
  17. -Uria
    urination, urine
  18. -Tripy
    to crush
  19. -Scopy
    to see, visual examination
  20. -Scope
    instrument for visual examination
  21. -Sclerosis
    abnormal hardening
  22. -Rrhea
    abnormal flow or discharge
  23. -Ptosis
    prolapse, dropping forward
  24. -Plegia
    paralysis
  25. -Pnea
    breathing
  26. Hemi-
    half
  27. -Ologist
    specialist
  28. -Ectomy
    sugical removal
  29. -Otomy
    surgical incision
  30. -Plasty
    surgical repair
  31. -Desis
    sugical fixation of or joint, tie together
  32. -Centesis
    surgical puncture to remove fluid
  33. -Pexy
    surgicla fixation, to put in place
  34. Post-
    after
  35. Pre-
    before
  36. Sub-
    below
  37. Super-, Supra-
    above, excessive
  38. Tachy-
    fast, rapid
  39. -Rrhagia, Rrhage
    bleeding, abnormal excessive fluid discharge
  40. Per-
    excessive, through
  41. Neo-
    new, strange
  42. Intra-
    within, inside
  43. -Cele
    hernia, tumor, swelling
  44. -Ary
    pertaining to
  45. Poly-
    many
  46. -Ectasis
    streching, enlargment
  47. -Emia
    blood, blood conditon
  48. -Esthesia
    sensation, feeling
  49. -Gram, -Graph
    a picture or record
  50. -Graphy
    the process of recording a picture or record
  51. -Ia
    state of condition
  52. -Ic
    pertaining to
  53. -Lysis
    breakdown, separation, setting free, destruction, loosening
  54. -Necrosis
    tissue death
  55. -Malacia
    abnormal softening
  56. -Ostomy
    surgical creation of an opening
  57. -Rrhexis
    rupture
  58. -Rrhaphy
    to suture
  59. Hypo-
    deficient, decrease
  60. Hyper-
    excessive, increased
  61. End-, Endo-
    within, in, inside
  62. Dys-
    bad, difficult, painful
  63. Inter-
    between, among

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