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Diagnostic Suffixes

Algia or Dynia Pain
Emia Blood Condition
Neuralgia Nerve Pain
Gastrodynia Pain in the stomach
Leukemia Cancer of white blood cells
IA condition, disease
ITIS Inflammation
Laryngitis inflammation of the larynx
Lepsy seizure or attack
Elilepsy disease of the nervous system marked y seizures
Malacia softening
Chondromalacia softening of the cartilage
Megaly enlargement
Cardiomegaly enlargement of the heart
OMA tumor, mass
Sarcoma cancerous tumor of connective tissue
OSIS abnormal Condition
Dermatomycosis fungal skin infection
Pathy disease
Myopathy disease of muscle tissue
Penia deficiency
Leukopenia deficient number of while blood cells
Plegia paralysis
Quadriplegia paralysis of all four limbs
Pnea breathing
Apnea temporary cessation of breathing
Sclerosis hardening
Arteriosclerosis hardening of the arteries
Rrhage bursting forth
Menorrhage excessive menstrual flow
Rrhea flow, discharge
Menorrhea normal menstrual flow
Rrhexis breaking open
Cardiorrhexis rupture of the heart
Created by: VTRandiDawn



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