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ch 6 prefix/suffix

Signs and Symptoms of the skeletal muscular systems

arthr/o joint
kinesi/o motion
my/o muscle
tax/o reaction to a stimulus, movement
ten/o tendon
troph/o development
a- without
brady- slow
dys- bad,abnormal, painful, difficult
hyper- excessive, abnormally high, above
-algia, - dynia condition of pain
-a singular
-ia condition of
-y process of
epi- upon,over,above,or on top
para- alongside or abnormal
poly- many
quadri- four
- asthenia weakness
- cele hernia, swelling, protrusion
-emia condition of blood
-genesis origin,cause
-itis inflammation
-malacia softening
-oma tumor
-osis condition of
-plasia formation or growth
-plegia paralysis
-ptosis drooping
-centesis surgical puncture
-clasia, -clasis break apart
-desis surgical fixation or fusion
-ectomy surgical removal or excision
-gram a record or image
-graphy recording process
-iatry treatment or specialty
-ist one who specializes
-lysis loosen or dissolve
-pathy disease
-plasty surgical repair
-rrhaphy suturing
-scope instrument, used for viewing
-scopy process of viewing
-tic pertaining to
-tomy incision or to cut
Created by: Buddy5707