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-plegia

paralysis

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-otomy

surgical cutting

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-clasia

surgical breaking

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-pepsia

digestion

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-phasia

speech

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-cyesis

pregnancy

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-genic

producing

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-plasm

formation/development

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-dynia

pain

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cyst

bladder

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-stenosis

hardening

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-rrhexis

rupture

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-rrhapy

suture

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-rrhagia

burst forth

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-pathy

disease

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-cele

hernia, protrusion

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-tripsy

crushing

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-rrhaphy

to suture

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-dys

painful, difficult

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an-

without

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per-

through

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-dipsia

thirst

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infra-

below, under

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xer- (xeroderma)

dry (dry skin)

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erythr/o (erythroderma)

red (red skin)

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pachy- (pachyderma)

thick (thick skin)

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onych/o

nail

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my/o

muscle

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onychomycosis

nail fungus (onych=nail, myc=fungus)

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-desis (arthrodesis)

surgical fixation (surgical fixation of a joint)

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spondyl/o (spondylosis)

vertebra (abnormal vertebra)

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-asthenia (myasthenia)

weakness (muscle weakness)

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tome (osteotome)

instrument to cut (instrument to cut bone)

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sclerosis

hardening

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-lysis (thrombolysis)

destruction (clot destruction)

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septicemia

septic blood condition (blood poisoning)

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-poiesis (hematopoiesis)

formation (blood formation)

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stasis

stopping

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-phil

attracted to

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globulin

protein

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-ectasis

dilated, expansion

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con (pneumoconiosis)

dust (abnormal condition of lung dust)

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enter/o (gastroenteritis)

intestines (inflammation of stomach and intestines)

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lapar/o (laparoscope)

abdomen (instrument to view the abdomen)

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noct- (nocturia)

night (urine at night)

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calculus

stone formed within an organ

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balanitis

inflammation of the glans penis

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pyuria

pus in urine

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hysterorrhexis

rupture of uterus

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colp (colposcope)

vagina (device for viewing the vagina)

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dysmenorrhea

painful menstruation

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oligo (oligomenorrhea)

scanty (scant menstruation)

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oophor or ovari

ovary

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salping/o (ovariosalpingitis)

fallopian tubes (ovary and fallopian tube inflammation)

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metr/o

uterus

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endometrial

inner uterus

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diplegia

paralysis of two limbs

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myel/o (meningomyelitis)

spinal cord - inflammation of meninges and spinal cord. Myel/o can also mean bone marrow

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carcinoma

cancerous tumor (oma is just a tumor)

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oophoroplasty

surgical repair of the ovary

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keratotomy

surgical repair of the cornea (kerat/o can be keratin, hard, hornlike or cornea)

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blephar/o (blepharoplasty)

eyelid (surgical repair of the eyelid)

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diplopia

double vision

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amblyopia

dull or dim vision

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dacry/o (dacryiadenitis)

tears (inflammation of the lacrimal/tear gland)

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phaco (phacosclerosis)

lens (hardening of the lens)

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kerat/o or corne/o

cornea

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choroid

choroid layer of the eye

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lacrim/o or dacry/o

tears

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ocul/o

eye

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scler/o

sclera

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stenosis

narrowing

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anosmia

no smell

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myring/o

eardrum