Suffix: itis, lysis, stasis, ectasia

Learn with examples for Suffix: itis, lysis, stasis, ectasia

Adenoiditis: Refers to inflammation of the adenoid tissue resulting from infection or allergies.

J35.02 Chronic adenoiditis

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Appendicitis: Inflammation of the appendix.

K37 Unspecified appendicitis

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Balanitis: Inflammation of the glans penis (head of the penis)

N48.1 Balanitis

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Bronchitis: Inflammation of the lining of bronchial tubes which carry air to and from the lungs.

J40 Bronchitis, not specified as acute or chronic

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Bursitis: Inflammation of the bursa, the fluid filled sacs present in the joints.

M71.9 Bursopathy, unspecified

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Cholangitis: Inflammation of the bile duct.

K83.0 Cholangitis

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Cholecystitis: Inflammation of the gallbladder.

K81.9 Cholecystitis, unspecified

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Choroiditis: Inflammation of the choroid, the vascular layer of the eye lying between the retina and sclera.

H30.90 Unspecified chorioretinal inflammation, unspecified eye

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Colitis: Inflammation of the colon.

K52.9 Noninfective gastroenteritis and colitis, unspecified

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Conjunctivitis: Also known as “pink eye” refers to an inflammation of the conjunctiva.

H10.9 Unspecified conjunctivitis

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Dacryocystitis: Inflammation of the lacrimal sac.

H04.30 Unspecified dacryocystitis

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Diverticulitis: Inflammation of the diverticula. The diverticula are small, bulging pouches that developed along the wall of the colon.

K57.92 Diverticulitis of intestine, part unspecified, without perforation or abscess without bleeding

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Duodenitis: Inflammation of the duodenum.

K29.80 Duodenitis without bleeding

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Encephalitis: Inflammation of the brain tissue.

G04.90 Encephalitis and encephalomyelitis, unspecified

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Enteritis: Inflammation of the small intestine.

K52.9 Noninfective gastroenteritis and colitis, unspecified

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Esophagitis: Inflammation of the esophagus.

K20.9 Esophagitis, unspecified

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Folliculitis: Inflammation of hair follicles.

L73.9 Follicular disorder, unspecified

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Gastritis: Inflammation of the lining of stomach.

K29.70 Gastritis, unspecified, without bleeding

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Gingivitis: Inflammation of the gums or gingiva.

K05.10 Chronic gingivitis, plaque induced

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Hepatitis: Inflammation of the liver.

K75.9 Inflammatory liver disease, unspecified

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Hidradenitis: Inflammation of sweat gland.

L73.2 Hidradenitis suppurativa

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Mediastinitis: Inflammation of the mediastinum.

J98.51 Mediastinitis

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Myositis: Inflammation of the muscles.

M60.9 Myositis, unspecified

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Neuritis: Inflammation of the nerves.

M79.2 Neuralgia and neuritis, unspecified

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Orchitis: Inflammation of the testicles.

N45.2 Orchitis

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Otitis: Inflammation of the ear.

H66.90 Otitis media, unspecified, unspecified ear

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Pancreatitis: Inflammation of the pancreas.

K85.90 Acute pancreatitis without necrosis or infection, unspecified

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Adhesiolysis: The cutting or removal of adhesions or scar tissue.

K66.0 Peritoneal adhesions (postprocedural) (postinfection)

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Chondrolysis: Refers to the process of breakdown of cartilage.

M94.351 Chondrolysis, right hip

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Cytolysis: Refers to pathological breakdown of a cell.

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Fibrinolysis: It is the enzymatic breakdown of fibrin in blood clots.

D65 Disseminated intravascular coagulation [defibrination syndrome]

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Gastrolysis: The act or process of freeing the stomach from abnormal adhesions to adjacent parts.

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Glycolysis: It is the process of breaking down glucose into three-carbon compounds and generates energy.

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Hemolysis: Refers to the destruction of red blood cells.

O08.1 Delayed or excessive hemorrhage following ectopic and molar pregnancy

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Ketolysis: Refers to the breakdown of ketones.

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Lympholysis: Refers to the destruction of lymphocytes.

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Oncolysis: Refers to the breakdown or destruction of a tumor.

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Rhabdomyolysis: Refers to the breakdown of damaged skeletal muscle.

M62.82 Rhabdomyolysis

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Hemostasis: It is the process that stops blood loss from a damaged vessel.

Phlebostasis: A slowing of the flow of blood through the veins.

Sebostasis: A halt in the production of sebum by the sebaceous glands.

Menostasis: Refers to the stoppage of the menses.

Fungistasis: Inhibition of the growth and reproduction of fungi without destroying them.

Angiectasia: Refers to abnormal blood vessel dilation.

I99.8 Other disorder of circulatory system

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Gastrectasia: Refers to the dilatation of the stomach.

K31.0 Acute dilatation of stomach

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Keratectasia: Abnormal bulging of the cornea of the eye.

H18.71 Corneal ectasia

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Dolichoectasia: A condition in which the vertebral/basilar artery is elongated, distended and tortuous.

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Telangiectasia: Also known as spider veins, a condition in which widened venules cause threadlike red lines or patterns on the skin.

I78.1 Nevus, non-neoplastic

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Lymphangiectasia: Refers to the dilatation of the lymphatic vessels.

I89.0 Lymphedema, not elsewhere classified

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References:

https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/tachypnoea#English

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