Suffix, prefix

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

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