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17 terms

Unit 3 Suffixes

Med Term
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stenosis
narrowing
logy
study of
malacia
softening of tissue or organs
rrhea
flow, discharge
penia
too few, decrease, abnormal reduction in deficiency
itis
inflammation
derma
skin
cyte
cell
leukoderma
white spots on skin
osis
condition of, abnormal condition, abnormal increase
plasia
formation, development
phagia
to swallow, to eat
abrasion
skin damage
cheilia
absence of the lips
oid
resembling item designated in the first part of word
oma
tumor, swelling
scopy
visual exam