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Med Term 1

Common Suffixes

-algia Pain
-cele Protrusion
-cyte Cell
-dynia Pain
-ectasis Dilation
-gen That which produces
-genic Producing
-ia State, Condition
-iasis Abnormal Condition
-ism State of
-itis Inflammation
-logist One who studies
-logy Study of
-lytic Destruction
-malacia Abnormal Softening
-megaly Enlarged
-oma Tumor, Mass
-opsy View of
-osis Abnormal Condition
-pathy Disease
-plasm Formation
-plegia Paralysis
-ptosis Drooping
-rrhage Excessive
-rrhagia Abnormal flow condition
-rrhea Discharge
-rrhexis Rupture
-sclerosis Hardening
-stenosis Narrowing
-therapy Treatment
-trophy Development
Created by: mbrauer01
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