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Stack #132934

MWB Suffixes

-algia pain
-ase enzyme
-cele hernia
-centesis procedure to aspirate fluid
-ectasia/-ectasis dilation
-ectomy excision or removal
-edema swelling
-emesis vomiting
-emia blood
-genesis/-genic beginning/producing
-iasis/-ism condition
-ist one who
-itis inflammation
-ium membrane
-kinesia/-kinesis movement/motion
-lysis/-lytic loosing/freeing/breaking apart
-malacia softening
-megaly enlargement
-oma tumor
-opia vision
-ose sugar
-pathy disease or abnormality
-penia deficiency
-pexy surgical fixation
-phagia eating or swallowing
-phasia speech
-phobia abnormal fear
-plasty surgical repair
-plegia paralysis
-rrhage/-rrhagia excessive bleeding
-rrhaphy suture
-rrhea flow or discharge
-rrhexis rupture
-sclerosis hardening
-stomy forming of an opening (from 'stoma' meaning 'mouth'
-stasis stopping
-tomy incision (cutting into)
-tripsy surgical crushing
-trophy nutrition
Created by: wyldwoman