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LOM chapter 3 suffixs

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Amin/o
amnion (sac surrounding the embryo in the uterus)
Angi/o
blood or lymph vessel
Isch/o
to hold back
Cyst/o
urinary bladder; a sac or a cyst (sac containing fluid)
Laryng/o
larynx (voice box)
My/o
muscles
Myel/o
spinal cord, bone marrow
Staphyl/o
cluster
Thorac/o
chest
-opsy
view of
-oid
resemble
-trophy
development, nourishment
-tomy
incision, cutting into
-stomy
new opening (to form a mouth)
-plasia
development, formation, growth
-plasty
surgical repair
-phobia
fear of
-celcoccus
berry shaped bacterium
-centesis
surgical puncture to remove fluid
-genesis
condition of producing, forming
-graphy
process of recording
-penia
decrease, deficiency
-malacia
softening
-logy
study of
-megaly
enlargement
-it is
inflammation
-ia
condition
-ist
specialist
-er
One who
-ule
little, small