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-algia

Pain

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-dynia

Pain

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-cele

Hernia, swelling

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-ectasis

Dilation, expansion

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-edema

Swelling

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-emesis

Vomiting

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-emia

Blood condition

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-iasis

Abnormal condition (produced by something specific)

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-itis

Inflammation

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-lith

Stone, calculus

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-malacia

Softening

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-megaly

Enlargement

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-oma

Tumor

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-osis

Abnormal condition; increase

(Used primarily with blood cells)

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-pathy

Disease

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-penia

Decrease, deficiency

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-phobia

Fear

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-plegia

Paralysis

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-rrhage

Bursting forth (of)

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-rrhea

Discharge, flow

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-rrhexis

Rupture

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-stenosis

Narrowing, stricture

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-toxic

Poison

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-trophy

Nourishment, development

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a-

Without, not

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an-

Without, not

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circum-

Around

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Peri-

Around

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Dia

Through, across

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Trans-

Through, across

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Dipl-

Double

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Diplo-

Double

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Endo-

In, within

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Intra-

In, within

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Homo-

Same

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Homeo-

Same

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Hypo-

Under, below, deficient

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Macro-

Large

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Micro-

Small

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Mono-

One

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Uni-

One

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Post-

After, behind

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Pre-

Before, in front off

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Pro-

Before, in front of

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Primi-

First

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Retro-

Backward, behind

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Super-

Upper,above