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Blood

-emus

1

Bursting forth

-rhe is

2

Cell

-cute

3

Condition

-Odis, -is, -ism

4

To crush

-trophy

5

To cut into

-tony

6

Cutting instrument

-tome

7

Destroy

-lysis

8

Disease of

-patchy

9

Drooping

-prisons

10

Enlargement

-measly

11

Fear

-phobia

12

Flow or discharge

-rhea

13

Formation

-genesis

14

Hardening

-sclerosis

15

Herniation

-cele

16

Infection

-iris

17

Infestation

-oasis

18

Instrument to examine

-scope

19

Instrument to measure

-meter

20

Instrument to record data

-graph

21

Involuntary movement

-spasm

22

Kill

-code

23

Lack of

-Pena

24

Live birth

-para

25

Madness

Mania

26

Make a new opening

-ostomy

27

Measurement

-merry

28

Narrowing

-stenosis

29

Nutrition/development

-trophy

30

One who

-we

31

Pain

-algia, -Denis

32

Pertaining to

-Ic, -al, -optic, -ac, -ar, -pus

33

Picture

-gram

34

Pregnancy

-gravida

35

Process of

-y

36

Recording of data

-graphs

37

To remove or cut out

-ecto my

38

Resembling

-oid

39

Seizure

-lepsy

40

Softening

-malaria

41

Specialist

-it's

42

Staying in one place

-stasis

43

Stone

-lith

44

Stretching

-ectasia

45

Study of

-logy

46

Surgical fixation

-pexy

47

Surgical puncture

-centesis

48

To surgically repair

-pasty

49

Swelling

-edema

50

Treatment

-therapy

51

Tumor

-Oma

52

Vomiting

-emesis

53

Washing

-clysis