-agogic-, -agogue, -agog, -agogic, -agoguery, -agogy

(Greek: usually a suffix meaning: lead, leading, leading forth, guide, guiding; bring, take; promoting, stimulating)

esophagogastrostomy, esophagogastroanastomosis, gastroesophagostomy
Anastomosis of the esophagus to the stomach, usually following esophagogastrectomy.
esophagogram
1. A roentgenogram of the esophagus obtained during esophagraphy.
2. A radiographic record of contrast esophagography or a barium swallow.
esophagography
1. Radiography of the esophagus using swallowed or injected radiopaque contrast media.
2. Roentgenography of the esophagus while or immediately after a patient swallows a positive contrast medium; such as, barium sulfate suspended in water.
3. The technique of obtaining an esophagogram.
ethnagogue
Someone who leads a nation or a leader of a nation.
galactagogue
An agent that promotes the secretion and flow of milk.
gerontagogy
A recently coined term that refers to the education of the elderly.
haemagogue, hemagogue
Promoting a menstrual or hemorrhoidal discharge of blood.
helminthagogue
1. Having the power to expel intestinal worms; anthelmintic.
2. A medicine for expelling intestinal worms.
3. Helminthagogues, or Helminthicks, medicines that drive out worms or cause them to be voided.
hemagogic
Promoting the flow of blood.
hemagogue
An agent that promotes the flow of blood.
holagogue
A medicine reputed to expel all morbid humors.
hydragogic
Of medicines: Having the property of removing accumulations of water or serum, or of causing watery evacuations.
hydragogue
1. Having the property of removing accumulations of water or serum, or of causing watery evacuations.
2. Producing a discharge of watery fluid; denoting a class of cathartics that retain fluids in the intestine and aid in the removal of edematous fluids; such as, saline cathartics.
3. Causing watery discharge; especially, watery stools.
hypnagogia
Denoting a transitional state, related to the hypnoidal, preceding sleep; applied also to various hallucinations that may manifest themselves at that time.
hypnagogic, hypnogogic
1. Sleep-producing; hypnotic.
2. Preceding sleep: a reference to images or dreams that are perceived during the transition between the waking state and sleep.

Cross references of word families related directly, or indirectly, to: "master, lead, leading, ruler, ruling, govern": agon-; arch-; -crat; dom-; gov-; magist-; poten-; regi-; tyran-.