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Flashcards in Introduction to Veterinary Medical Terminology : Building Blocks of Words (Suffixes) Deck (23):
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-cyte

Cell

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-ectomy

Removal

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-emia

Blood condition

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-pnea

Breathing

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-iasis

Infestation

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-itis

Inflammation

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-ism

State or condition

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-logy

Study of

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-oma

Tumor

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-penia

Deficiency

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-scope

Instrument for exam

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-tomy

Cutting, incision

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-al
-ic
-ac
-ous

Pertaining to

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-graphy

recording of

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-ist

one who studies

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-lysis

Destruction of

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-megaly

Abnormally large

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-natal

Birth

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-osis

Abnormal condition

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-oxia

oxygen

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-phagia

Eating, swallowing

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-spasm

Involuntary contraction

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-toxin

Poison