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terminology/suffixes/prefixes

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-al   pertaining to  
-cele   hernia, swelling  
-cyte   cell  
-derma   skin  
-ectomy   excision removal  
-esis   condition  
-graft   transplantation  
-ia   condition  
-ic   pertaining to  
-is   noun ending  
-ism   condition  
-itis   inflammation  
-logist   specialist in the study of  
-logy   study of  
-malacia   softening  
-oma   tumor  
-osis   abnormal condition; increase  
-ous   pertaining to  
-pathy   disease  
-penia   decrease, deficiency  
-phoresis   carrying, transmission  
-plasty   surgical repair  
-poiesis   formation production  
-rrhagia   bursting forth  
-rrhaphy   suture  
-rrhea   discharge, flow  
-rrhexis   rupture  
-therapy   treatment  
a-, an-   without, not  
dia-   through, across  
epi-   above, upon  
hetero-   different  
homo-   same, alike  
hyper-   excessive, above normal  
hypo-   under, below deficient  
pachy-   thick  
peri-   around  
sub-   under, below  


   






 
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