MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY : SUFFIX WORDS

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Some basic suffix words, hope these help i will be adding more as needed!


 
  
Created Oct 15, 2008
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jasonwallingford

 

 
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IASIS
 
FORMULATION OF PRESSURE
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STOMY
 
CREATION OF AN OPENING
3
PEXY
 
SUSPENSION OR FIXATION
4
TRIPSY
 
CRUSHING
5
METER
 
INSTRUMENT FOR MEASUREMENT
6
RRHEXIS
 
RUPTURE
7
ITIS
 
INFLAMMATION
8
MALACIA
 
SOFTENING
9
OMA
 
TUMOR
10
POIESIS
 
FORMATION
11
IATRICS/IATRY
 
TREATMENT
12
GRAM
 
RECORD
13
METRY
 
PROCESS OF MEASURING
14
CENTESIS
 
PUNCTURE FOR ASPIRATION
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ptosis
 
falling or downward displacement
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scopy
 
examination
17
ia/ism
 
condition of
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emia
 
blood condition
19
spasm
 
involuntary contraction
20
ectasis
 
dilation or expansion
21
graphy
 
process of recording
22
plasty
 
surgical repair or reconstruction
23
rrhea
 
discharge
24
desis
 
binding
25
ectomy
 
excision or removal
26
rrhaphy
 
suture
27
scope
 
instrument for examination
28
cele
 
pouching or hernia
29
ium
 
structure of tissue
30
phil / phillia
 
attraction to / for
31
tomy
 
incision
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stasis
 
stop or stand
33
ation
 
condition or process of

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