Lesson 3 - The Integumentary System / Skin (Suffixes-Surgical, Diagnostic, Symptomatic) Flashcards Preview

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Flashcards in Lesson 3 - The Integumentary System / Skin (Suffixes-Surgical, Diagnostic, Symptomatic) Deck (18)
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-plasty

Meaning: Surgical Repair

2

-tome

Meaning: Instrument to cut with

3

-cele

Meaning: Hernia, Swelling

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-cyte

Meaning: Cell

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-derma

Meaning: Skin

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-emia

Meaning: Blood condition

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-esis

Meaning: Condition

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-itis

Meaning: Inflammation

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-logist

Meaning: Specialist

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-malacia

Meaning: Softening

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-oma

Meaning: Tumor

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-osis

Meaning: Abnormal condition, increase (used primarily with blood cells)

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-pathy

Meaning: Disease

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-penia

Meaning: Decreased, deficiency

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-phagia

Meaning: Swallowing, eating

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-phoresis

Meaning: Carrying, transmission

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-rrhea

Meaning: Discharge, flow

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-therapy

Meaning: Treatment

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