Medical Terminology Suffixes

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note to remember: iac, ac, al, ar, ary, eal, ical, ial all mean pretaining to something

note to remember: ago, esis, ia, iasis, ion, ism, osis all mean an abnormal condition

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algia

pain

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dynia

pain

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itis

inflammation

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malacia

abnormal softening

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megaly

enlargement

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necrosis

tissue death

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centisis

surgical puncture to remove fluid

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ectomy

surgical removal

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graphy

process of recording pic or record

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gram

record or picture

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plasty

surgical repair

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scopy

visual examination

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rrhage,rrhagia

means bursting forth or abnormal excessive bleeding or discharge

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rrhaphy

means to suture or stitch

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rrhea

abnormal flow or discharge

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ectomy

surgica removal

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otomy

to incise or cut into

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emia

blood condition

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ostomy

to surgically create an opening

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ology

study of

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lvsis

breakdown, destruction

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oma, onco

tumor

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opsy

to examine or view

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pathy

disease

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penia

lack of, defieciency

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phasia

speech

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phago/phagia

eat, ingest

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sclerosis

hardening

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scope

instrument for examining

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scopy

to examine or view

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trophy

growth, development

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stenosis

narrowing

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phobia

fear of

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philia

to be attracted to


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