Medical Terminology Suffixes

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

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