Medical Terminology Suffixes

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MeaningSuffixExample
paralysis
displacement/dislocation
pertaining to
surgical removal
record
identity
separation/break down/destruction
secretion
breathing
pressure
artificial opening
condition, process
pertaining to
instrument to view
surgical fixation
enlargement
tumor, mass
pertaining to
to produce
disease/condition
the study of
to send
to put/place
death
MeaningSuffixExample
process of cutting, incision
to eat/swallow
hardening
pertaining to
bursting forth of blood
protein
formation
state of being
process of recording
birth
(abnormal) condition
hernia/protrusion
process of cutting
to speak
cancerous
dilation/expansion
surgical puncture to remove fluid
inflammation
flow/discharge
blood (condition)
pertaining to
pertaining to
to occur/run
cutting into an organ
MeaningSuffixExample
pertaining to
condition or process
movement
pertaining to
pain
structure
view
pertaining to
produced unexpectedly by treatment
cell
development, nourishment
to stand/place/stop/control
pertaining to
pertaining to
thirst
to fall/slide
one who studies
surgical repair
destruction
process of visual examination
condition of urine
treatment
specialist

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