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Suffixes That Denote Conditions and/or Symptoms

-iasisCondition of/stateCholelitiasis
-lysisDestruction or break downHemolysis
-lyticDestroy or break downHemolytic
-opathyDisease ofNeuropathy
-orrheaFlow or dischargeAmenorrhea
-osisCondition ofTuberculosis
-paresisSlight or partial paralysisParaparesis
-megalyEnlargement ofCardiomegaly