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Medical Suffixes

a, ac pertaining to
al like, similar, pertaining to
algia pain
cele hernia
cente puncture
crine secrete
desis surgical fixation
ectomy surgical removal
emia blood
genesis, genic source, origin
gram, graph pictures
ia a disease; an unhealthy state or condition
ic, ical, is pertaining to
itis inflammation
lysis destruction
malacia softening
megaly enlarged
oid like, similar
ology study of
oma tumor
orrhagia hemorrhage
orrhea flow
osis condition of
ostomy surgical opening
otomy incision into
pathy disease
penia deficiency
pexy fixation
phobia fear
plasty surgical repair
plegia paralysis
ptosis drooping down
sarcoma tumor, cancer
sclerosis hardening
scope picture, inspection
spasm contraction
stasis stoppage
-um pertaining to
uria urine
-y the act of or result of an action
Created by: cmb8989