Ch. 3 Suffixes (I)

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Ch. 3 Suffixes (I)
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Chapter three med terms
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  1. acr/o
    top; extremities
  2. carcin/o
    cancer
  3. don/o
    donates
  4. fluor/o
    luminous
  5. glyc/o
    sugar
  6. pharmac/o
    drug
  7. physi/o
    nature
  8. practicion/o
    practice
  9. sect/o
    cut
  10. micro-
    small
  11. -algia
    pain
  12. -cele
    hernia (protrusion of displacement of an organ through a structure that normally contains it)
  13. -dynia
    pain
  14. -emesis
    vomiting
  15. emia
    blood condition
  16. -ia
    state of; condidion
  17. -itis
    inflammation
  18. -lysis
    destruction; separation; breakdown
  19. -malacia
    softening
  20. -meagaly
    enlargement
  21. -oma
    tumor; mass
  22. -osis
    abnormal condition
  23. -pathy
    disease process
  24. -penia
    decrease, deficiency
  25. -phobia
    irrational fear
  26. -ptosis
    downward displacement; drooping; prolapse; sagging
  27. -ptysis
    spitting
  28. -rrhage; -rrhagia
    bursting forth
  29. -rrhea
    flow; discharge
  30. -rrhexis
    rupture

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