Medical Terminology Suffixes
A short quiz to ensure that you understand the meanings of 31 suffixes used in medical terminology.
What eleven suffixes all mean pertaining to?
What three suffixes mean pain?
What two suffixes mean to kill or destroy?
What two suffixes mean break?
What two suffixes mean beginning, creation, or production?
What suffix means herniated or protruding?
What suffix indicates a surgical puncture for aspiration?
What suffix means cell?
What suffix means skin?
What suffix means thirst?
What suffix indicates a surgical removal
What suffix means dilation or expansion?
What suffix indicates swelling?
What suffix means vomiting, spitting out, or expulsion?
What suffix indicates a blood condition?
What suffix means sensation?