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Chp. 1-3 suffixes

-asthenia weakness
-phaSia Speaking
-phaGia eatinG or swallowinG
-spasm sudden involuntary
-clasia -clasis -clast break apart
-centesis surgical puncture
-desis surgical fixation/ or fusion
-ion process
-tripsy surgical crushing
-stomy surgical creation of the opening
-tome cutting instrument
-pexy suspension/ surgical fixation
-metry measurement
-phylaxis protection
-gram -graph -graphy record or image
-iatry treatment/ speciality
-practic a practice
-penia abnormal reduction in number
-phobia fear
-rrhagia profuse bleeding/ hemorrhage
-rrhea excessive discharge
-rrhexis rupture
-aD towarD
-ic -al -ous -ary -ac -ar pertaining to
-physis -plasia growth
-plegia paralysis
-stasis standing still
-oma tumor
-algia pain
-ism -ia -osis condition of
-sclerosis condition of hardening
-oxia oxygen
-opsy view of
-scopy process of viewing
-meter measure/ measuring instrument
-drome run, running
-emesis vomiting
-malacia softening
-scope instrument, used for viewing
-plasty surgical repair
-philia loving, affinity for
-pathy disease
-logy study of
-logist one who studies
-itis inflammation of
-ectomy removal/ surgical excision
-emia condition of blood
Created by: KolondaR