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Many terms frequently used in science and medicine are derived from latin words. By combining the root words with, prefixes and suffixes many of the meanings of the terms can be deciphered.

Use the following resources to better understand medical terms:

Medical Roots or Stems
Prefixes commonly used in medical terms
Suffixes commonly used in medical terms

Glossary of Medical Suffixes Words

ase fermenter
cide killer
ectomy cut out
form shaped
iasis full of
ism theory of
itis inflammation
ize do
logy study of
megaly large
oma tumor
osis full of
pathy disease of
penia lack of
plexi fix
rhea discharge
tomy cut
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