Suffixes Ch 2

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Suffixes Ch 2
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2010-09-19 22:31:25
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Suffixes Medical Terminology
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  1. -ac
    pertaining to
  2. -al
    pertaining to
  3. -algia
    pain
  4. -cyte
    cell
  5. -ectomy
    • excision
    • removal
  6. -emia
    blood condition
  7. -genic
    • pertaining to producing
    • produced by
    • produced in
  8. -globin
    protein
  9. -gram
    record
  10. -ic
    -ical
    pertaining to
  11. -ion
    process
  12. -ist
    specialist
  13. -itis
    inflammation
  14. -logy
    process of study
  15. -oma
    • tumor
    • mass
    • swelling
  16. -opsy
    process of viewing
  17. -osis
    • condition
    • usually abnormal
    • (slight increase in numbers when used in blood cells)
  18. -pathy
    disease condition
  19. -scope
    instrument to visually examine
  20. -scopy
    process of visually examining
  21. -sis
    • state of
    • condition
  22. -tomy
    • process of cutting
    • incision
  23. -y
    • process
    • condition

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