Suffixes

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Suffixes
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  1. Pain (2)
    -algia

    And

    -dynia
  2. Weakness
    -asthenia
  3. Disease
    -pathy
  4. Paralysis
    -plegia
  5. Inflammation
    -itis
  6. Swelling
    -edema
  7. Blood condition
    -emia
  8. Tumor, mass
    -oma
  9. Condition of the urine
    -uria
  10. Poison
    -toxic
  11. Vomiting
    -emesis
  12. Hernia, protrusion
    -cele
  13. Destruction (2)
    -lytic

    And

    -lysis
  14. Stone
    -lith
  15. State, condition
    -ia
  16. Abnormal condition (2)
    -iasis

    And

    -osis
  17. State of, condition
    -ism
  18. Fear
    -phobia
  19. Hardened condition
    -sclerosis
  20. Rupture
    -rrhexis
  21. Stopping
    -stasis
  22. Narrowing
    -stenosis
  23. Bursting forth (2)
    -rrhage

    And

    -rrhagia
  24. Enlargement, large
    -megaly
  25. Abnormal softening
    -malacia
  26. Dilated
    -ectasis
  27. Too few
    -penia
  28. Drooping
    -ptosis
  29. Discharge, flow
    -rrhea
  30. Involuntary muscle contraction
    -spasm
  31. Surgical repair
    -plasty
  32. Surgical fixation (2)
    -desisĀ 

    And

    -pexy
  33. Suture
    -rrhaphy
  34. Surgical removal
    -ectomy
  35. Surgical breaking
    -clasia
  36. Surgically create an opening
    -ostomy
  37. Cutting into
    -otomy
  38. Instrument to cut
    -tome
  39. Crushing
    -tripsy
  40. Process of recording
    -graphy
  41. Instrument for recording
    -graph
  42. Process of measuring
    -metry
  43. Instrument for measuring
    Meter
  44. Instrument for measuring pressure
    -manometer
  45. Process of visually examining
    -scopy
  46. Instrument for viewing
    -scope
  47. Record or picture
    -gram
  48. Puncture to withdraw fluid
    -centesis
  49. Small (3)
    -cle

    -ole

    -ule
  50. Pregnancy (2)
    -cyesis

    And

    -gravida
  51. Cell
    -cyte
  52. Skin condition
    -derma
  53. Feeling, sensation
    -esthesia
  54. Protein (2)
    -globin

    -globulin
  55. Produces, generates
    -genesis
  56. That which produces
    -gen
  57. Producing
    -genic
  58. Digestion
    -pepsia
  59. Eating, swallowing
    -phagia
  60. Attracted to
    -phil
  61. To bear (offspring)
    -para
  62. Birth, labor
    -partum
  63. Voice
    -phonia
  64. Speech
    -phasia
  65. Sense of smell
    -osmia
  66. Thirst
    -depsia
  67. Movement
    -kinesia
  68. Resembling
    -oid
  69. Vision
    -opia
  70. View of
    -opsy
  71. Oxygen
    -oxia
  72. Breathing
    -pnea
  73. Formation, developing
    -plasm
  74. Nourishment, development
    -trophy
  75. Formation
    -poiesis
  76. Treatment
    -therapy
  77. Porous
    -porosis
  78. Chest
    -thorax
  79. Spitting up, coughing up
    -ptysis
  80. Medical specialty
    -iatric
  81. One who
    -er
  82. One who studies
    -logist
  83. Study of
    -logy
  84. Specialist (2)
    -ician

    -ist
  85. physician
    -iatrist
  86. Treatment, medicine
    -iatry

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