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Medical/Dental Terminology

Suffixes of Medical and Dental Terminology
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a, ac, al
pertaining to
algia
pain
ase
enzyme
centre
puncture
cide
causing death
dipsia
thrist
ectomy
surgical removal
emesis
vomit
emia
blood
esthesia
sensation
genesis, genic
origin, source
gram, graph
pictures, record
ia
a disease
iasis
abnormal condition
ism
state of
itis
inflammation
lysis
destruction
malacia
softening
megaly
enlarged
oid
like, similar
ologist
specialist
ology
study of
oma
tumor
orrhagia
hemorrhage
orrhea
flow
osis
condition of
ostomy
surgical opening
pathy
disease
penia
deficiency
phobia
fear
plasty
surgical repair
pelgia
stroke, paralysis
pnea
breathing
sclerosis
hardening
scope
picture, inspection
stasis
stoppage
toxic
poisonous
trophy
development, growth
uria
urine
cente
puncture
ptosis
drooping down