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-opsy
..., to view
-ose
..., pertaining to, full of
-sis
..., state of; condition
-cyte
cell, cell (suffix)
-osis
..., abnormal condition
-therapy
treatment, treatment
-blast
..., an explosion (as of dynamite)
-immune
..., safe from harm; protected
-centesis
..., surgical puncture to remove fluid
-malacia
..., abnormal softening
-pathy
..., disease
-plasty
..., surgical repair or reconstruction
-scopy
..., visual examination
-taxia
..., order, coordination
-ia
..., condition; state; thing, condition
-us
..., structure, substance
-kinesia,-kinesis
..., movement/motion
-cele
..., pouching or hernia
-esthesia
..., Sensation, feeling
-phasia
..., speech
-plegia
..., paralysis, stroke
-metrist
..., one who measures
-pexy
..., surgical fixation
-phobia
..., abnormal fear
-ptosis
..., falling, dropping, prolapse
-opia
..., sight
-tropia
..., turning
-metry
..., process of measuring
-ory
..., pertaining to
-cusis
..., hearing condition
-lepsy
..., seizure, convulsion
-megaly
..., enlargement, large
-praxia
..., action, condition concerning the performance of movements
-ptysis
..., spitting
-stasis
..., stopping, controlling
-apheresis
..., to remove or separate (blood into parts)