suffix K

membrane surrounding the heart

pericardium

hardening of the arteries

arteriosclerosis

enlargement of the liver

hepatomegaly

new opening of the wind pipe to the outside of the body

tracheostomy

inflammation of the tonsils

tonsillitis

surgical puncture to remove fluid from the abdomen

abdominocentesis (this procedure also is known as paracentesis)

muscle pain

myalgia

pertaining to the membranes surrounding the lungs

pleural

study of the eye

ophthalmology

berry-shaped(spheroidal) bacteria in clusters

staphylococci

beyond control(spread of a cancerous tumor)

metastasis

pertaining to the voice box

laryngeal