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A. Medical Terminology Chapter 1, 2, 3 Suffixes

-algia
meaning
Pain
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-centesis
Meaning
Puncture of a Cavity
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-ectasia, or -ectasis
Meaning
Stretching, Dilation, or Enlargement
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-ectomy
Meaning
Surgical Removal
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-genesis
Meaning
Production or Formation
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-lysis
meaning
Breakdown, Separation, or Destruction
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-oma
meaning
Tumor or Neoplasm
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-pexy
Meaning
Fixation
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-plasty
Meaning
Surgical Correction/repair
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-rrhaphy
Meaning
Suture
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-rrhea
MEANING
Flow or Discharge
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-rrhexis
MEANING
Rupture
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-stasis
Meaning
Standing Still or Standing
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-stomy
Meaning
Surgical Opening
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Lux/o
meaning
To Slide
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Mega-, Megal/o, Or -megaly
Meaning
Large
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