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Suffixes - Master Short List (Domain)

-cyte -- cell

-ectomy -- excision or surgical removal

-genesis -- origin or cause

-genic -- producing or causing

-gram -- something written

-ism -- state of

-itis -- inflammation

-logy -- study of: physiology

-mania -- madness or insane desire

-ologist -- one who studies and practices

-oma -- tumor or swelling

-pathy -- disease

-scope -- instrument used for visual examination

-sepsis -- infection

-stasis -- control or stop


Short List - Activity #1 - Suffix

-mania Madness or insane desire: (Leish-)

-ologist One who studies and practices: (path-, anesthesi-, hemat-)

-genic Producing or causing (patho-)

-stasis Control or stop: (hemo-, homeo-)

-ism State of: (albin-, alcohol-, aut-, embol-)

-sepsis Infection: (neonatal -)

-ectomy Excision or surgical removal: (hyster-, laryng-, maste-)

-genesis Origin or cause: (patho-, partheno-, spermato-)

-gram Something written: (angio-, audio-, electrocardio-, mammo-)

-oma Tumor or swelling: (glauc-, carcin-, lymph-, melan-)


Short List - Activity #2 - Suffix

-cyte Cell: (oo-, spermato-, hepato-)

-oma Tumor or swelling: (glauc-, carcin-, lymph-, melan-)

-genic Producing or causing (patho-)

-stasis Control or stop: (hemo-, homeo-)

-itis Inflammation: (tendon-, gingiv-, conjunctiv-, appendic-)

-ologist One who studies and practices: (path-, anesthesi-, hemat-)

-genesis Origin or cause: (patho-, partheno-, spermato-)

-sepsis Infection: (neonatal -)

-mania Madness or insane desire: (Leish-)

-pathy Disease: (homeo-, myo-)

 


Short List - Activity #3 - Suffix

-sepsis Infection: (neonatal -)

-ologist One who studies and practices: (path-, anesthesi-, hemat-)

-scope Instrument used for visual examination: (broncho-, sigmoido-, oto-)

-ectomy Excision or surgical removal: (hyster-, laryng-, maste-)

-pathy Disease: (homeo-, myo-)

-mania Madness or insane desire: (Leish-)

-logy Study of: (physio-)

-ism State of: (albin-, alcohol-, aut-, embol-)

-cyte Cell: (oo-, spermato-, hepato-)

-genesis Origin or cause: (patho-, partheno-, spermato-)


Short List - Activity #4 - Suffix

-logy Study of: (physio-)

-genic Producing or causing (patho-)

-stasis Control or stop: (hemo-, homeo-)

-ism State of: (albin-, alcohol-, aut-, embol-)

-scope Instrument used for visual examination: (broncho-, sigmoido-, oto-)

-itis Inflammation: (tendon-, gingiv-, conjunctiv-, appendic-)

-sepsis Infection: (neonatal -)

-ectomy Excision or surgical removal: (hyster-, laryng-, maste-)

-genesis Origin or cause: (patho-, partheno-, spermato-)

-cyte Cell: (oo-, spermato-, hepato-)

 


Short List - Activity #5 - Suffix

-ism State of: (albin-, alcohol-, aut-, embol-)

-scope Instrument used for visual examination: (broncho-, sigmoido-, oto-)

-itis Inflammation: (tendon-, gingiv-, conjunctiv-, appendic-)

-sepsis Infection: (neonatal -)

-ectomy Excision or surgical removal: (hyster-, laryng-, maste-)

-genesis Origin or cause: (patho-, partheno-, spermato-)

-cyte Cell: (oo-, spermato-, hepato-)

-gram Something written: (angio-, audio-, electrocardio-, mammo-)

-oma Tumor or swelling: (glauc-, carcin-, lymph-, melan-)

-pathy Disease: (homeo-, myo-)

 


Short List - Activity #6- Suffix

-mania Madness or insane desire: (Leish-)

-ologist One who studies and practices: (path-, anesthesi-, hemat-)

-logy Study of: (physio-)

-genic Producing or causing (patho-)

-stasis Control or stop: (hemo-, homeo-)

-ism State of: (albin-, alcohol-, aut-, embol-)

-scope Instrument used for visual examination: (broncho-, sigmoido-, oto-)

-itis Inflammation: (tendon-, gingiv-, conjunctiv-, appendic-)

-sepsis Infection: (neonatal -)

-ectomy Excision or surgical removal: (hyster-, laryng-, maste-)


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