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MED TERM CHAP 2 SUFFIXES

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-algia
-dynia
what suffixes mean pain ?
-genesis means
what suffix means origin or production ?
-lysis means
what suffix means breaking down or dissolution ?
-megaly means
What suffix means enlargement ?
-oid means
what suffix means resembeling ?
-penia means
what suffix means abnormal reduction ?
-rrhea means
what is the suffix that means discharge ?
-spasm means
what is the suffix that means involuntary contraction ?
-cele means
what suffix means pouching or hernia ?
-ectasis means
what suffix means expansion or dialtion ?
-emia means
what suffix means blood condition ?
-itis means
what suffix means inflammation ?
-iasis means
what suffix means formation or presence of ?
-malacia means
what suffix means softening ?
-oma means
what suffix means tumor ?
-osis means
what suffix means condition or increase ?
-phil
-phillia
what suffixes mean attraction to ?
-ptosis means
what suffix means falling or downward displacement ?
-rrage
-rragia
what suffixes mean to burst forth with blood ?
-centesis means
what suffix means to puncture for aspiration ?
-deisis means
what suffix means binding ?
-ectomy means
what suffix means to excise for removal ?
-pexy means
what suffix means suspension or fixation ?
-plasty means
what suffix means surgical repair or reconstruction ?
-rraphy means
what suffix means suture ?
-tomy means
what suffix means incision ?
-stomy means
what suffix means the creation of an opening ?
-tripsy means
what suffix means crushing ?
-e means
what is a NOUN MARKER ?
-ia
-ism
what suffixes mean a condition of ?
-ium means
what suffix means structure or tissue ?
-ation
-y
what suffixes mean a condition of or a process of ?
-ac
-al
-ar
-ary
-eal
-ic
-ous
-tic
what are suffixes that when added to a root form an adjective that all mean pertaining to ?
-icle
-ole
-ula
-ule
what are suffixes that have deminunitive meaning (small)
-gram means
what suffix means record ?
-graphy -meter means
means
what suffix means instrument for recording ?
-iatrics
-iatry
what suffixes mean treatment ?
-logy means
what suffix means the study of ?
-logist means
what suffix means one who specializes in the study or treatment of ?
-ist means
what suffix means on who specializes in ?
-metry means
what suffix means the process of measuring ?
-poiesis means
what suffix means formation ?
-scope means
what suffix means an instrument for examination ?
-scopy means
what suffix means examination ?
-stasis means
what suffix means stop or stand ?