Medical Terminology Quiz: Medical Suffixes

Medical Terminology Quiz on Suffixes

Medical Terminology Quiz - Medical SuffixesMedical suffixes are attached at the end of a medical word root to change its meaning. Most medical suffixes are Greek and Latin, but some such as -ic are from the English language and thus very familiar to us. Suffixes indicate medical tests, conditions, and procedures.

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Check out the Word Part Video which gives more explanation about suffixes and other medical word parts.

Definitions of the terms used in the quiz are from Basic Medical Language Sixth Ed and  Exploring Medical Language 10th  Edition.



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