med term one 3.txt

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  1. -scope
    instrument used in visual examination
  2. -logist
    specialist in the study of
  3. -logy
    study of
  4. -meter
    measurement
  5. -section
    cutting into an organ
  6. -algia
    pain
  7. -cyte
    cello
  8. -itis
    inflammation
  9. -osis
    abnormal condition
  10. -scopy
    process of visual examination
  11. -y
    condition, process
  12. -genic
    pertaining to producing, produced by
  13. -al
    pertaining to
  14. -ectomy
    cutting out, removel, excision
  15. -sis
    state of
  16. -tomy
    process of cutting into, (temporary) incision
  17. -emia
    blood condition
  18. -oma
    tumor, mass
  19. -opsy
    to view, process of viewing
  20. -globin
    protein
  21. -gram
    record
  22. -ia
    condition
  23. -ic
    pertaining to
  24. -ism
    condition, process
  25. -eal
    pertaining to
  26. -ior
    pertaining to
  27. -megaly
    enlargement
  28. -pathy
    disease condition
  29. -rrhea
    flow, discharge
  30. -rrhage or -rrhagia
    excessive discharge of blood
  31. -sclerosis
    hardening
  32. -uria
    condition of urine
  33. -ary
    pertaining to
  34. -ar
    pertaining to
  35. -centesis
    surgical puncture to remove fluid
  36. -graphy
    process of recording
  37. -lysis
    separation, breakdown, destruction, loosening
  38. -plasty
    surgical repair, or surgical correction
  39. -stomy
    opening (permanent or semipermanent)
  40. -therapy
    treatment
  41. -ation
    process, condition
  42. -cision
    process of cutting
  43. -crine
    secretion
  44. -dipsia
    thirst
  45. -gen
    to produce
  46. -ine
    pertaining to
  47. -lapse
    to fall, slide
  48. -mission
    to send
  49. -mortem
    death
  50. -ous
    pertaining to
  51. -partum
    birth
  52. -phagia
    to eat, swallow
  53. -phasia
    to speak
  54. -plasm, -plasia
    formation
  55. -plegia
    to paralysis
  56. -pnea
    breathing
  57. -stasis
    to stand, place, stop, control
  58. -tension
    pressure
  59. -thesis
    to put, place (state of putting or placing)
  60. -tic
    pertaining to
  61. -trophy
    nurishment; development
  62. -um
    structure
  63. -cele
    hernia or protrusion
  64. -pexy
    fixation (surgical)
  65. -ectasis
    dilation or expansion
  66. -oid
    resembling

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