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-pexy

Surgical Fixation

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-ac
-iac
-al
-eal
-ar
-ary
-ic
-ical
-ous
-tic
-ior

Pertaining To

3

-ia

Condition

4

-ion

Process

5

-y

Condition
Process

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-osis

Condition
Usually Abnormal

7

-iasis

Abnormal Condition

8

-ema

Condition

9

-er
-or

One Who

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-ist

Specialist

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-ose

Pertaining To
Full Of

12

-iod

Resembling
Derived From

13

-ole
-ule

Small
Little

14

-um
-ium

Tissue
Structure

15

-us

Structure
Substance

16

-scope

Instrument to Visually Examine

17

-scopy

Process of Visually Examining

18

-graph

Instrument for Recording

19

-graphy

Process of Recording

20

-algia

Pain

21

-dynia

Pain

22

-itis

Inflammation

23

-oma

Tumor
Mass
Collection of Fluid

24

-opsy

To View

25

-cyte

Cell

26

-emia

Blood Condition

27

-cele

Hernia

28

-centesis

Surgical Puncture to Remove Fluid

29

-ectomy

Excision
Removal

30

-tomy

Incision
Process of Cutting

31

-genesis

Condition of Producing
Forming

32

-gram

Record

33

-malacia

Softening

34

-penia

Deficiency

35

-logy

Study of

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-lysis

Breakdown
Destruction
Seperation

37

-pathy

Disease Condition

38

-megaly

Enlargement

39

-plasty

Surgical Repair

40

-ptosis

Drooping
Sagging
Prolapse

41

-plasia

Development
Growth
Formation

42

-phasia

Speech

43

-phagia

Eating
Swallowing

44

-phobia

Fear

45

-sclerosis

Hardening

46

-stasis

Stopping
Controlling

47

-stomy

Opening to Form a Mouth

48

-therapy

Treatment

49

-trophy

Development
Nourishment

50

-blast

Embryonic
Immature

51

-crine

Secrete

52

-cyesis

Pregnancy

53

-drome

To Run

54

-fusion

To Pour
Coming Together

55

-gen

Substance That Produces

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-lapse

To Slide, Fall, Sag

57

-meter

To Measure

58

-partum

Birth
Labor

59

-phoria

To Bear
To Carry
Feeling

60

-physis

To Grow

61

-plasm

Structure
Formation

62

-pnea

Breathing

63

-rrhea

Flow
Discharge

64

-rrhaphy

To Suture

65

-rrhage
-rrhagia

Bursting Forth of Blood

66

-ase

Enzyme

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-chezia

Defecation

68

-prandial

Meal

69

-poietin

Substance That Forms

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-tripsy

To Crush

71

-uria

Urination
Urine Condition

72

-ectasis

Dilation
Widening
Stretching

73

-stenosis

Stricture
Tightening
Narrowing

74

-tresia

Opening

75

-tocia

Labor
Birth

76

-version

Act of Turning

77

-salpinx

Uterine Tube

78

-gravida

Pregnant

79

-one

Horomone

80

-praxia

Action

81

-sthenia

Strength

82

-plegia

Paralysis

83

-paresis

Weakness

84

-lepsy

Seizure

85

-kinesia
-kinesis

Movement

86

-kinetic

Movement

87

-algesia

Excessive Sensitivity to Pain

88

-esthesia

Feeling
Nervous Sensation

89

-capnia

Carbon Dioxide

90

-osmia

Smell

91

-oxia

Oxygen

92

-phonia

Voice
Sound

93

-ptysis

Spitting

94

-sphyxia

Pulse

95

-thorax

Chest
Pleural Cavity

96

-porosis

Condition of pores

97

-agon

To Gather Together
Assemble

98

-tropin

Simulate the Function of

99

-in
-ine

Substance

100

-opsia
-opia

Vision Condition

101

-otia

Ear Condition

102

-listhesis

Slipping