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Glossary of Suffixes (pertaining to symptoms or diagnosis)

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-pathy
S
Disease
-lith
S
Stone or calculus
-osis
S
condition (often an abnormal condition; sometimes an increase)
-oid
S
resembling
-phobia
S
abnormal fear
-ptosis
S
prolapse (sagging)
-rrhexis
S
rupture
-emesis
S
vomiting
-emia
S
condition of the blood
-itis
S
inflammation
-oma
S
tumor
-mania
S
excessive preoccupation
-penia
S
deficiency
-rrhea
S
flow or discharge
-spasm
S
twitching, cramp
-stasis
S
stopping, controlling
-algia
-dynia
S
pain
-cele
S
hernia
-edema
S
swelling
-ectasia
-ectasis
S
dilatation or stretching of a suture or part
-ia
-iasis
S
condition
-malacia
S
soft softening
-megaly
S
enlargement

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