Learn how to memorize the agia, medical term suffix meaning definition in today’s Medical Terminology Course video for Pre-Med and Nursing Students.
The suffix -algia means: pain
The key idea with being able to memorize med terms and vocabulary words is the create pictures for those words.
Just take both the picture for the word and the picture for the meaning or definition and visualize an interaction between the two as we did above.
-algia = pain
-algia = algae
pain = feeling pain
The algae was in deep pain after being split open
epigastralgia = pain in the epigastric region
[Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012]
You now know how to memorize the Algia Medical Term Suffix’s meaning and definition! Just review a little bit and you will have these words fully memorized come test day.
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