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-algia, -dynia

Pain

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-ectasia, -ectasis

dilatation or stretching of a structure or part

2

-edema

swelling

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-emesis

to vomit, vomiting

4

-malacia

soft, softening

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-megaly

enlargement

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-oid

resembling

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-penia

deficiency

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-rrhage, -rrhagia

excessive bleeding or hemorrhage

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-rrhea

flow or discharge

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-rrhexis

rupture

11

-spasm

twitching, cramp

12

-stasis

stopping, controlling

13

-gram

a record

14

-graph

instrument used to record

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-graphy

process of recording

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-meter

instrument used to measure

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-scope

instrument used for viewing

18

-scopy

visual examination

19

ech(o), son((o)

Sounds

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Electr(o)

Electricity

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Fluor(o)

Emitting or reflecting light

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Radi(o)

Radiant energy, sometimes radius in forearm

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Tom(o)

To cut

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Ultra-

Excessive

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Algesi(o)

Sensitivity or pain

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Chem(o)

Chemical

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Cry(o)

Cold

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Esthesi(o)

Feeling or sensation

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Narc(o)

Stupor