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  1. gastr
    stomach
  2. hemat
    blood
  3. arthr
    joint
  4. -emesis
    vomiting
  5. -dynia
    pain
  6. -logy
    study of
  7. -centesis
    surgical puncture
  8. enter
    intestine
  9. oste/o
    bone
  10. encephal/o
    brain
  11. mening
    meninges
  12. -clasis
    to break; surgical fracture
  13. -desis
    binding, fixation ( or a bone or joint)
  14. -ectomy
    excision, removal
  15. -lysis
    seperation; destruction; removal
  16. -pexy
    fixation ( of an organ)
  17. -plasty
    surgical repair
  18. -rraphy
    suture
  19. -stomy
    forming an opening
  20. -tome
    instrument to cut
  21. -tomy
    incision
  22. -tripsy
    crushing
  23. -gram
    recording, writing
  24. -graph
    instrument for recording
  25. -graphy
    process of recording
  26. -meter
    instrument for measuring
  27. -metry
    act of measuring
  28. -scope
    visual examination
  29. -algia
    pain
  30. -dynia
    pain
  31. -cele
    hernia, swelling
  32. -ectasis
    dilation, expansion
  33. -edema
    swelling
  34. -emesis
    vomiting
  35. -emia
    blood condition
  36. -gen
    forming, producing, origin
  37. -genesis
    forming, producing, origin
  38. -iasis
    abnormal condition
  39. -lith
    stone, calculus
  40. -malacia
    softening
  41. -megaly
    enlargement
  42. -oma
    tumor
  43. -osis
    abnormal condition
  44. -pathy
    disease
  45. -penia
    decrease, deficiency
  46. -phagia
    eating, swallowing
  47. -phasia
    speech
  48. -phobia
    fear
  49. -plasia
    formation, growth
  50. -plasm
    formation, growth
  51. -plegia
    paralysis
  52. -rrhage
    bursting (of)
  53. -rrhagia
    discharge, flow
  54. -rrhexis
    rupture
  55. -spasm
    involuntary contraction
  56. -iatry
    medicine, treatment
  57. -icianĀ 

    -ist
    specialist
  58. -icle

    -ole

    -ule
    small, minute

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