Common Suffix

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30 terms · These cards are to help me or anyone to memorize the terms, meaning, and pronunciation in MT.

-ALGIA

pain

-DYNIA

pain

-EMIA

blood condition

-GENIC

producing, forming

-IA

condition, disease

-ITIS

inflammation

-MALACIA

softening

-MEGALY

enlargement

-OMA

tumor, mass

-OSIS

condition

-PATHY

disease

-PENIA

deficiency

-RRHEA

flow, discharge

-RRHAGE, -RRHAGIA

bursting forth

-SCLEROSIS

hardening

-CENTESIS

surgical puncture to remove fluid for analysis

-ECTOMY

surgical removal

-GRAPHY

process of recording

-LYSIS

separation, breakdown, destruction

-OPSY

view of, vision

-PLASTY

surgical repair

-SCOPY

process of visual examination

-STOMY

opening

-TOMY

incision, cutting

-AC, -IAC

pertaining to the heart

-AL, -EAL, -IAL

pertaining to conditions present at birth

-AR

pertaining to ventricles of heart or brain

-ARY

pertaining to lungs

-IC, -ICAL

pertaining to time

-OUS

pertaining to mucus

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