one who suffers
one who suffers from insomnia
lack of sleep
one who suffers from hemophilia
a blood disease
pliable sheet of tissue that covers of lines or connects organs or cells
-eum & -ium
suffixes that denote membrane
the membrane that lines the abdominal and pelvic cavities and covers the organs within these cavities.
combining form for peritoneum is
the membrane surrounding the heart
membrane surrounding the uterus
A relationship to seizures is denoted in medical terms by the suffix
which refers to any of a group of disorders characterized by sudden transient attacks caused by disturbances of brain function.
loss of consciousness, abnormal behavior, and sensory disturbances.
Manifestations of epilepsy include
A single episode is called a
-al, -ac, -iac, -ar, -ary, -eal, -ic, -ical,
-ose, -ous, -eal, -ive & -tic
pertaining to the bile
pertaining to the breast
pertaining to the peritoneum
delayed, or literally, pertaining to tardiness
pertaining to paralysis,
pertaining to hardening (scler/o).
pertaining to vision
nearsightedness, a condition in which the patient is unable to see normally at a distance.
is a protein molecule that catalyzes chemical reactions in other substances
a type of farsightedness and impaired vision that occurs with advancing age, starting between the ages of 40 and 45. This
The suffix that means enz