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Example: Spondylosis (spondylo = vertebrae, osis = condition)

Example: Leukemia (leuk = white, emia = blood)

Laymen's term

blood
breakdown


contraction


deficiency
disease
disease, condition
dropping down


enlarged
enlargement


fear
finger, toe
fixation (tissue)
flowing


growth (physical)


hardening
hemorrhage


incision
inflammation
like, similar


mental disorder


opening


pain
pain
paralysis
picture
picture, inspection
plastic surgery
puncture


rupture


secrete within
separation
softening
source, origin
speech disorder
stoppage
study of
surgical fixation
surgical opening
surgical removal
suture, stitch
swallow
swelling (fluid)
swelling


tumor
tumor, cancer


urine

Medical suffix

-emia
-olysis


-spasm


-penia
-pathy
-osis
-ptosis


-megaly
-ectasis


-phobia
-dactyl
-pexy
-rrhea


-physis


-sclerosis
-rrhagia


-otomy
-itis
-oid


-phrenia


-duct


-algia
-dynia
-plegia
-gram,-graph
-scope
-plasty
-centesis


-rrhexis


-crine
-lysis
-malacia
-genic
-phasia
-stasis
-ology
-desis
-ostomy
-ectomy
-rrhaphy
-phagia
-dema
-cele


-oma
-sarcoma


-uria

Prefix/Suffix

leuk/emia
spond/olysis


gyro/spasm


osteo/penia
neuro/pathy
hallucin/osis
congential ptosis


spleno/megaly
phleb/ectasis


arachno/phobia
lepto/dactyly
phlebo/pexy
leuko/rrhea


apo/physis


athero/sclerosis
rhino/rrhagia


pneumo/otomy
esophag/itis
kerat/oid


meta/phrenia


cystic/duct


colon/algia
podo/dynia
poly/plegia
angio/gram
endo/scope
angio/plasty
amnio/centesis


hystero/rrhexis


endo/crine
hypo/dermoc/lysis
osteo/malacia
thermo/genic
dys/phasia
meta/stasis
cardi/ology
pleuro/desis
colocol/ostomy
pleur/ectomy
cysto/rrhaphy
dys/phagia
lymph/edema
meningio/cele


neur/oma
cysto/sarcoma


globulin/uria

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