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Flashcards in Lesson 10 - The Sensory System (Suffixes) Deck (16)
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-ectomy

Meaning: Excision, removal

2

-plasty

Meaning: Surgical repair

3

-tomy

Meaning: Incision

4

-acusis

Meaning: Hearing

5

-algia
-dynia

Meaning: Pain

6

-edema

Meaning: Swelling

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-itis

Meaning: Inflammation

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-malacia

Meaning: Softening

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-opia

Meaning: Vision

10

-oma

Meaning: Tumor

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-osis

Meaning: Abnormal condition, increase

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-pathy

Meaning: Disease

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-ptosis

Meaning: Prolapse, downward displacement

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-rrhexis

Meaning: Rupture

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-salpinx

Meaning: Tube

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-stenosis

Meaning: Narrowing, stricture

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