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x-it/is
the inflammation of x
Diagnostic
x-o/rrhex/is
the rupturing of x
Diagnostic
x-o-schis/is
the splitting of x
Diagnostic
x-ias/is
the abnormal presence of x
Diagnostic
x-o-clas/is
the breaking of x
Diagnostic
x-os/is
an abnormal condition involving x
Diagnostic
x-o-path/y
a disease of x
Diagnostic
x-o-megal/y
the enlargement of x
Diagnostic
x-o-phag/y
the ingestion of x
the eating of x
Diagnostic
x-o-gen/es/is
the production of x
Diagnostic
(es/is) bears no predictable independent meaning
x-o-poi/es/is
the formation of x
Diagnostic
(es/is) bears no predictable independent meaning
x-o-kin/es/is
the movement of x
Diagnostic
(es/is) bears no predictable independent meaning
Diagnostic
words describing medical disorders
x-ia
an abnormal condition involving x
(primary suffix)
x-ist
one who (does the action of) x
one who specializes in x
(primary suffix)
x-in
a substance (which does the action) of x
(primary suffix)
x-alg/ia
pain in(volving) x
(diagnostic)
x-odyn/ia
pain in(volving) x
(diagnostic)
x-o-pleg/ia
the paralysis of x
(diagnostic)
x-o-pen/ia
a deficiency of x
(diagnostic)
x-o/rrag/ia
the rapid flowing of (something from) x
(diagnostic)
x-o-malac/ia
the softening of x
(diagnostic)
x-o-necr/os/is
the death of x
(diagnostic)
x-o-sten/os/is
the narrowing of x
(diagnostic)
x-o-scler/os/is
the hardening of x
(diagnostic)
x-o/pt/os/is
the downward displacement of x
(diagnostic)
x-agr/a
gouty pain in x
(diagnostic)
x-o/rrhe/a
the flowing of (something from) x
(diagnostic)
x-edema
the swelling of x
(diagnostic)
x-o-cel/e
the protrusion of (something through) x
x-o-lith
a calculus in(involving) x
(Diagnostic)
x-o-spasm
a spasm of x
(Diagnostic)
x-ism/us
a spasm of x
(Diagnostic)
x-ec/top/ia
the displacement of x
(Diagnostic)
x-ec/tas/ia
the distention of x
(Diagnostic)
x-o-plas/ia
the formation of x
[no "abnormality" is implied]
(Diagnostic)
x-o-dys/plas/ia
the defective formation of x
(Diagnostic)
x-o-troph/y
the growth/nourishment of x
(Diagnostic)
x-o-dys/troph/y
the defective growth of x
(Diagnostic)
x-a/troph/y
the lack of growth of x
(Diagnostic)
x-a/sthen/ia
the lack of strength of x
(Diagnostic)
x-o-therap/y
treatment by means of x(therapeutic)
x-iatr/y
the healing of x
(therapeutic)
x-o-stas/is
the stopping of x
(therapeutic)
x-o-plast/y
the surgical repairing of x
(therapeutic)
x-o-cent/es/is
the surgical puncturing of x
(therapeutic)
x-o/rrhaph/y
the suturing of x
(therapeutic)
x-o/tom/y
the cutting of x
(therapeutic)
x-ec/tom/y
the cutting out of x
(therapeutic)
x-o/stom/y
the making of an opening in x
(therapeutic)
x-ic/s
the science of x
(therapeutic)
x-o/log/y
the study of x
(therapeutic)
x-o-scop/y
the examination of x
(therapeutic)
x-o-metr/y
the measurement of x
(therapeutic)
x-o-graph/y
the recording of x
(therapeutic)
x-o-pex/y
the adhesion of x (diagnostic)
the fixation of x
(therapeutic)
x-o-lys/is
the disintegration of x (diagnostic)
the separation of the adhesions of x (therapeutic)
x-o-trop/ism
the tendency to preferentially affect x (diagnostic or therapeutic)
x-o-phag/e
a cell which ingests x
(concrete noun)
x-o/tom/e
an instrument for cutting x
(concrete noun)
x-ec/tom/e
an instrument for cutting out x
(concrete noun)
x-o-scop/e
an instrument for examining x
(concrete noun)
x-o-clast
something which breaks x (concrete noun)
x-o-stat
an instrument for stopping x(concrete noun)
x-o-gen
a substance which produces x (concrete noun)
x-o-path
one with a disease of x (concrete noun)
x-o-graph
an instrument for recording x
(concrete noun)
x-o-gram
a record of x
(concrete noun)
x-o-meter
an instrument for measuring x
(concrete noun)
x-o-gen/ic
producing x
x-o-gen/ous
produced by x
x-o-trop/ic
preferentially affecting x
Inflectional Endings
used in Latin to indicate whether a word is nominative or possessive; singular or plural; masculine, feminine, or neutral