ROOTS AND SUFFIXES

  1. abdomen
    abdomin, abdomino
  2. arm
    brachi, brachio
  3. abdomen
    celi, celio
  4. head
    cephal, cephalo
  5. neck
    cervic, cervico
  6. abdominal
    lapar, laparo
  7. lumbar region
    lumb, lumbo
  8. peritoneum
    peritone, peritoneo
  9. heat, temperature
    therm, thermo
  10. thorax, chest
    thorac, thoraco
  11. pain
    -algesia, -algia, -dynia
  12. sensation
    -esthesia
  13. condition of blood
    -emia, -hemia
  14. instrument for recording data
    -graph
  15. record of data
    -gram
  16. inflammation
    -itis
  17. condition of
    -is,-ism,-y,-l
  18. abnormal condition
    -iasis, -osis
  19. destruction, separation, loosening
    -lysis
  20. study of
    -ology,-logy
  21. mouth
    -os
  22. bone
    -oste, -osteo
  23. weakness
    -paresis
  24. paralysis
    -plegia
  25. decrease in
    -penia
  26. bursting forth, profuse flow
    -rhage, -rhagio
  27. flow, discharge
    -rhea
  28. instrument of viewoing
    -scope
  29. examination
    -scopy
  30. contraction, cramp
    -spasm
  31. narrowing, constriction
    -stenosis
  32. surgical opening
    -stomy
  33. incision
    -tomy
  34. breathing
    -pnea
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ROOTS AND SUFFIXES
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ABBREVIATION QUIZ4 NUR101
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