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sense of hearing

-acousia
-acousis

2

pain

-algia

3

sense of touch; touch

-aphia

4

surgical puncture to withdraw fluid

-centesis

5

cell

-cyte

6

thirst

-dipsia

7

dilation; expansion; buldge

-ectasis
-ectasia

8

malposition; displacement

-ectopy
-ectopia

9

fluid-filled swelling (of an organ or structure)

-edema
-oedema

10

marriage; sexual union

-gamy

11

sense of taste

-geusia
-geustia

12

study and treatment

-iatrics
-iatry

13

destruction; a loosening; breakdown

-lysis

14

pertaining to destruction

-lytic

15

death

-necrosis

16

visual disorder

-opy
-opia
-opsia
-opsy

17

appetite

-orexia
-orexis

18

sense of smell

-osphresia
-osphresis
-osmia

19

an insufficient amount (of a substance)

-penia

20

prolapse

-ptosis

21

rapid discharge (of a substance, or from an organ]

-rrhage
-rrhagia
-rhagia
-rhage

22

suture

-rrhapy

23

discharge (of a substance)

-rrhea
-rhea

24

rupture

-rrhexis
-rhexis

25

a hardening (of an organ)
hardening caused by (a substance)

-sclerosis

26

infection

-sepsis

27

pertaining to infection; infected

-septic

28

spasm

-spasm

29

stagnation(of a flow)

-stasis

30

device used to control; agent used to control

-stat

31

pertaining to the control (of a substance) or the stagnation (of a flow)

-static

32

a narrowing; constriction

-stenosis

33

treatment

-therapy