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1

pain

-algia, -dynia

2

hernia

-cele

3

surgical puncture to remove fluid

-centesis

4

berry-shaped

-coccus

5

bacterium

-cocci

6

cell

-cyte

7

excision, removal, resection

-ectomy

8

blood condition

-emia

9

condition of producing, forming

-genesis

10

record

-gram

11

instrument for recording

-graph

12

process of recording

-graphy

13

inflammation

-itis

14

study of

-logy

15

breakdown, destruction, seperation

-lysis

16

softening

-malacia

17

enlargement

-megaly

18

tumor,mas,collection of fluid

-oma

19

to view

-opsy

20

condition, usually abnormal

-osis

21

disease condition

-pathy

22

deficiency

-penia

23

fear

-phobia

24

development, formation, growth

-plasia

25

surgical repair

-plasty

26

drooping, falling, prolapse

-ptosis

27

hardening

-sclerosis

28

instrument for visual examination

-scope

29

process of visual examination

-scopy

30

controlling, stopping

-stasis

31

controlling, stopping

-stasis

32

opening to form a mouth

-stomy

33

treatment

-therapy

34

incision, cutting into

-tomy

35

development, nourishment

-trophy

36

one who

-er

37

condition

-ia

38

-ist

condition

39

specialist

-ist

40

little, small

-ule, -ole

41

structure, tissue

-um, -ium

42

structure, substance

-us

43

condition, process

-y