6CHAPTER 1TONSILL(tonsil, tonsils)+-ITIS(inflammation)TONSILLITIS(inflammation of the tonsils)=FIGURE 1.3 The term tonsillitis is created by including the sufsolve -itis to the word root tonsill.(crani suggests skull, and also -um is a noun ending). Suffixesthat are frequently used as noun endings are presented inTable 1.3.Suffixes Meaning "Pertaining To"An adjective is a word that specifies or explains. In clinical terminology, many kind of suffixes meaning "pertaining to"are used to adjust the meaning of a word root right into anadjective. For example, the word root cardi indicates heart,and also the sufsettle -ac implies pertaining to. Once merged,they form the term cardiac (KAR-dee-ack), an adjectivethat suggests pertaining to the heart. Commjust provided suffixes definition pertaining to are displayed in Table 1.4.Suffixes as Noun Endings-um-e-usIn medical terminology, many kind of suffixes, such as -osis,intend "abnormal problem or illness." For example,gastrosis (gas-TROH-sis) suggests any disease of the stomach (gastr indicates stomach, and -osis implies abnormalproblem or disease). Commjust supplied suffixes meaningabnormal condition or illness are displayed in Table 1.5.Suffixes Related to PathologyPathology (pah-THOL-oh-jee) is the examine of all aspectsof conditions (path suggests condition, and -ology suggests studyof). Suffixes regarded pathology describe particular diseaseconditions.-algia means pain and experiencing. Gastralgia (gas-TRAL-jee-ah), also known as a stomachache, suggests pain inthe stomach (gastr implies stomach, and also -algia meanspain).TABLE 1.3-aSuffixes Meaning "AbnormalCondition or Disease"-y-dynia is an additional sufsolve meaning pain.


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Gastrodynia(gas-troh-DIN-ee-ah) likewise implies pain in the stomach(gastr/o suggests stomach, and also -dynia means pain).Although -dynia has the very same interpretation as -algia, it isnot offered as commonly (Figure 1.4).-itis means inflammation. Gastritis (gas-TRY-tis) is aninflammation of the stomach (gastr suggests stomach,and -itis suggests inflammation).TABLE 1.4Suffixes Meaning "Pertaining to"-ac-eal-ior-al-ical-orySuffixes Meaning "Abnormal Condition"-an-ial-ous-ago-iasis-ar-ic-tic-esis-ion-ary-ine-ia-ismTABLE 1.5-osis Medical Terminology for Health Professions, 8e

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