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What 4 suffixes means: condition of?

-ia -ism -sis -y

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-egotism

thinking about oneself excessively

3

-sclerosis

hardening of the body

4

What 5 suffixes mean: medical specialist?

-ian -logist -ist -ics -iatrics

5

-dysentery

infectious diarrhea, bloody stool

6

-Analegisa

Inability to feel pain

7

What are the 10 suffixes that mean: Pertaining to?

-ac -al -ar -ary -form -ic -ical -ile -ory -ous

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Thrombosis

local coagulation/ clotting of the blood

IF breaks, becomes a moving embolism that goes to the brain or lungs

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Insomnia

Problems with falling or staying asleep

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Embolism

A moving blood clot

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