Medical Terminology Suffixes

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

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