Medical Terminology

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Medical Terminology
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  1. -a
    singular
  2. -ac
    pertaining to
  3. -ad
    toward
  4. -ae
    plural
  5. -al
    pertaining to
  6. -algia
    condition of pain
  7. -ar
    pertaining to
  8. -asthenia
    weakness
  9. -atresia
    closure or absence of a normal opening
  10. -cele
    hernia, swelling, protrusion
  11. -centesis
    surgical puncture
  12. -clasia
    break apart
  13. -clasis
    break apart
  14. -clast
    break apart
  15. -crit
    to separate
  16. -desis
    surgical fixation, fusion
  17. -drome
    run, running
  18. -dynia
    condition of pain
  19. -ectomy
    surgical excision, removal
  20. -emesis
    vomiting
  21. -emia
    condition of blood
  22. -genic
    pertaining to producing
  23. -gnosis
    knowledge
  24. -gram
    a record or image
  25. -graph
    instrument for recording
  26. -graphy
    recording process
  27. -hemia
    condition of blood
  28. -ia
    condition of
  29. -ial
    pertaining to
  30. -iatry
    treatment, specialty
  31. -ic
    pertaining to
  32. -ion
    process
  33. -ior
    pertaining to
  34. -ism
    condition or disease
  35. -itis
    inflammation
  36. -logist
    one who studies
  37. -logous
    pertaining to study
  38. -logy
    study or science of
  39. -lysis
    loosen, dissolve
  40. -megaly
    abnormally large
  41. -malacia
    softening
  42. -meter
    measure, measuring instrument
  43. -metry
    measurement, process of measuring
  44. -oma
    tumor
  45. -opsy
    view of
  46. -osis
    condition of
  47. -ous
    pertaining to
  48. -oxia
    condition of oxygen
  49. -pathy
    disease
  50. -penia
    abnormal reduction in number, deficiency
  51. -pexy
    surgical fixation, suspension
  52. -phagia
    eating or swallowing
  53. -phasia
    speaking
  54. -phil
    loving, affinity for
  55. -philia
    loving, affinity for
  56. -phobia
    fear
  57. -phylaxis
    protection
  58. -physis
    growth
  59. -plasia
    formation, growth
  60. -plasty
    surgical repair
  61. -plegia
    paralysis
  62. -practic
    practice
  63. -rrhagia
    abnormal discharge
  64. -rrhagic
    pertaining to abnormal discharge
  65. -rrhage
    abnormal dischage
  66. -rrhaphy
    suturing
  67. -rrhea
    discharge
  68. -rrhexis
    rupture
  69. -sclerosis
    condition of hard
  70. -scope
    instrument used for viewing
  71. -scopy
    process of viewing
  72. -spasm
    sudden, involuntary muscle contractions
  73. -stasis
    standing still
  74. -stomy
    surgical creation of an opening
  75. -therapy
    treatment
  76. -tic
    pertaining to
  77. -tome
    cutting instrument
  78. -tomy
    incision, to cut
  79. -tripsy
    surgical crushing
  80. -y
    process of

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