Med term Suffixes

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Med term Suffixes
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  1. hernia, protursion, or tumor suffix
    cele
  2. blood suffix
    emia
  3. dilation, dilatation, or expansion suffixes
    • ectasis
    • ectasia
  4. condition, formation of, or presence suffix
    iasis
  5. inflammation suffix
    itis
  6. softening suffix
    malacia
  7. enlargement suffix
    megaly
  8. hardening suffix
    sclerosis
  9. tumor suffix
    oma
  10. condition or disease suffix
    osis
  11. prolapse or downward displacement suffix
    ptosis
  12. disease suffix
    pathy
  13. rupture suffix
    rrhexis
  14. growth or nourishment suffix
    trophy
  15. fear suffix
    phobia
  16. removal or excision suffix
    ectomy
  17. inspection or examination suffix
    scopy
  18. surgical creation of an artificial opening suffix
    stomy
  19. incision or cutting into suffix
    tomy
  20. binding or fixation suffix
    desis
  21. suspension or fixation suffix
    pexy
  22. plastic repair of suffix
    plasty
  23. puncture suffix
    centesis
  24. suture repair suffix
    rrhaphy
  25. pain suffix
    algia
  26. producing or originating suffix
    genic
  27. destruction or breakdown suffix
    lysis
  28. excessive flow or discharge
    rrhagia
  29. excessive discharge or flow suffix
    rrhea
  30. decrease or deficiency suffix
    penia
  31. involuntary contraction suffix
    spasm
  32. pertaining to suffixes (4)
    • ic
    • ac
    • al
    • ar

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