MEDICAL SUFFIXES

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MEDICAL SUFFIXES
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  1. -CENTESIS
    SURGICAL PUNCTURE
  2. -CLASIS
    -CLASIA
    TO BREAK; SURGICAL FRACTURE
  3. -DESIS
    BINDING, FIXATION (0F BONE OR JOINT)
  4. -ECTOMY
    EXCISION, REMOVAL
  5. -LYSIS
    SEPARATION, DESTRUCTUIN, LOOSENING
  6. -PEXY
    FIXATION (OF AN ORGAN)
  7. -PLASTY
    SURGICAL REPAIR
  8. -RRHAPHY
    SUTURE
  9. -STOMY
    FORMING AN OPEN ING (MOUTH)
  10. -TOME
    INSTRUMENT TO CUT
  11. -TOMY
    INCISION
  12. -TRIPSY
    CRUSHING
  13. -GRAM
    RECORD, WRITING
  14. -GRAPH
    INSTRUMENT FOR RECORDING
  15. -GRAPHY
    PROCESS OF RECORDING
  16. -METER
    INSTRUMENT FOR MEASURING
  17. -METRY
    ACT OF MEASURING
  18. -SCOPE
    INSTRUMENT FOR EXAMINING
  19. -SCOPY
    VISUAL EXAMINATION
  20. -ALGIA
    -DYNIA
    -ALGESIA
    PAIN
  21. -CELE
    HERNIA, SWELLING
  22. -EMESIS
    VOMITING
  23. -ECTASIS
    DILATION, EXPANSION
  24. -EDEMA
    SWELLING
  25. -EMIA
    BLOOD CONDITION
  26. -GEN
    -GENESIS
    FORMING, PRODUCING, ORIGIN
  27. -IASIS
    ABNORMAL CONDITION (PRODUCED BY SOMETHING SPECIFIC)
  28. -ITIS
    INFLAMMATION
  29. -LITH
    STONE, CALCULUS
  30. -MALACIA
    SOFTENING
  31. -MEGALY
    ENLARGEMENT
  32. -OMA
    TUMOR
  33. -OSIS
    ABNORMAL CONDITION, INCREASE (USED PRIMARILY WITH BLOOD CELLS)
  34. -PATHY
    DISEASE
  35. -PENIA
    DECREASE, DEFICIENCY
  36. -PHAGIA
    EATING, SWALLOWING
  37. -PHASIA
    SPEECH
  38. -PHOBIA
    FEAR
  39. -PLASIA
    -PLASM
    FORMATION, GROWTH
  40. -PLEGIA
    PARALYSIS
  41. -PTOSIS
    PROLAPSE, DOWNWARD PLACEMENT
  42. -RRHAGE
    -RRHAGIA
    BURSTING FORTH (OF)
  43. -RRHEA
    DISCHARGE, FLOW
  44. -RRHEXIS
    RUPTURE
  45. -SCLEROSIS
    ABNORMAL CONDITION OF HARDENIG
  46. -SPASM
    INVOLUNTARY CONTRACTION, TWITCHING
  47. -STENOSIS
    NARROWING, STRICTURE
  48. -TOXIC
    POISON
  49. -TROPHY
    NOURISHMENT, DEVELOPMENT
  50. -CAPNIA
    CARBON DIOXIDE
  51. -OSMIA
    SMELL
  52. -PHONIAQ
    VOICE
  53. -PNEA
    BREATHING
  54. -PTYSIS
    SPITTING
  55. -THORAX
    CHEST
  56. -SPHYXIA
    PULSE
  57. -ASTHENIA
    WEAKNESS, DEBILITY
  58. -BLAST
    EMBRYONIC CELL
  59. -CLAST
    TO BREAK
  60. -PHYSIS
    GROWTH
  61. -POROSIS
    POROUS
  62. -ESTHESIA
    FEELING
  63. -KINESIA
    MOVEMENT
  64. -LEPSY
    SEIZURE
  65. -PARESIS
    PARTIAL PARALYSIS
  66. -TAXIA
    ORDER, COORDINATION
  67. -AC -ICAL
    -AL -ILE
    -AR -IOR
    -ARY -OUS
    -EAL -TIC
    -IC
    PERTAINING TO

    • I.E. CARDIAC - PERTAINING TO THE HEART
    • ESOPHAGEAL - PERTAINING TO THE ESOPHAGUS
    • POSTERIOR - PERTAINING TO THE BACK OF THE BODY
  68. -ESIS
    -IA
    -ISM
    CONDITION
  69. -IATRY
    MEDICINE, TREATMENT
  70. -ICIAN
    -IST
    SPECIALIST
  71. -Y
    CONDITION, PROCESS
  72. -ICLE
    -OLE
    -ULE
    SMALL, MINUTE
  73. -GNOSIS
    KNOWING
  74. -LOGIST
    SPECIALIST IN THE STUDY OF
  75. -LOGY
    STUDY OF

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