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-ar

pertaining to

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-atic

pertaining to

3

-cyte

cell

4

-ectasis

dilated

5

-ectomy

surgical removal

6

-edema

swelling

7

-gen

that which produces

8

-genic

producing

9

-globulin

protein

10

-gram

record

11

-graphy

process of recording

12

-iasis

abnormal condition

13

-ic

pertaining to

14

-ist

specialist

15

-itis

inflammation

16

-logist

one who studies

17

-logy

study of

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-malacia

softening

19

-megaly

enlarged

20

-oid

resembling

21

-oma

tumor

22

-osis

abnormal condition

23

-pathy

disease

24

-pexy

surgical fixation

25

-plasty

surgical repair

26

-rrhaphy

suture

27

-stasis

stopping

28

-therapy

treatment

29

-toxic

poison

30

anti-

against

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auto-

self

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mono-

one