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Fixation of

-pexy

1

Form new opening s

Stomy

2

Instrument to cut s

-tome

3

Crushing s

-tripsy

4

Cut s

-sect

5

Ligate

To tie,

6

Ligature

Thread or wire to constrict or fasten a structure

7

Ligation

Application of a thread or wire

8

Anastomosis

A surgical or natural communication between to hollow vessels

9

Aspiration

Drawing in or out as by suction

10

Commissurotomy

Surgical incision of any commissure

11

Dissection

Cutting of parts for the purpose of separation and studying of same

12

Graft

Tissue that is transplanted or implanted

13

Cannulation

Introduction of a tube through a passageway

14

Debridement

Removal of foreign material and dead for damaged tissue

15

Curettage

Scraping of a cavity, using a sharp instrument called a curet

16

Enucleation

Removal of an entire mass or part without rupture

17

Fenestration

Condition of having a window or aperture

18

Intubation

Insertion of tube into a hollow organ

19

Plication

Stitching of folds or tucks in an organs walls to reduce its size

20

Shunt

To divert, passage to divert flow route to another

21

Suture

To unite by stitching also the stitch used to unite

22

Arthralgia

Pain in the joint

23

Otalgia

Pain in the ear

24

Neuralgia

Pain in the nerve

25

Myalgia

Pain in muscle

26

Retocele

Hernia of the rectum

27

Cystocele

Hernia of the urinary bladder

28

Thoracentesis

Surgical puncture to remove fluid from the chest

29

Amniocentesis

Surgical puncture to remove fluid form the amniotic sac

30

Streptococcus

Twisted chain berry shaped bacterium

31

Staphylcocci

Clusters of berry shaped bacteria

32

Pleurodynia

Pain in the pleura

33

Mastectomy

Removal of the breast

34

Ischemia

To hold back blood

35

Pathogenesis

Condition of producing disease

36

Thrombophlebitis

Inflammation of vein with a clot

37

Hemolysis

Destruction of blood

38

Chondromalacia

Softening of cartilage

39

Acromegaly

Enlargement of extremities

40

Splenomegaly

Enlargement of spleen

41

Myoma

Benign muscle tumor

42

Myosarcoma

Malignant muscle tumor

43

Myeloma

Malignant tumor of bone marrow

44

Necropsy

To view death

45

Necrosis

Condition of dead tissue

46

Hydronephrosis

Condition of fluid on the kidneys

47

Increase of abnormal white blood cells

Leukocytosis

48

Deficiency of red blood cells

Cardiomyopathy

49

Deficiency of a clotting cell

Thrombocytopenia

50

Fear of open spaces

Agoraphobia

51

Absent of formation of cartilage

Achondroplasia

52

Drooping of eye lids

Blepharoptosis

53

Drooping of kidney

Nephroptosis

54

Hardening of the artery

Arteriosclerosis

55

Visual exam of ab wall

Laparoscopy

56

Beyond control

Metastasis

57

To stop bleeding

Hemostasis

58

To form a new opening in the colon

Colostomy

59

To form a new opening in the trachea

Tracheostomy

60

Treatment of water

Hydrotherapy

61

Treatment of drugs

Chemotherapy

62

Incision into the vein

Phlebotomy

63

Excessive nourishment

Hypertrophy

64

No nourishment

Atrophy

65

Without oxygen

Anoxia

66

Bending forward

Anteflexion

67

Before birth

Antepartum

68

Against infection

Antisepsis

69

Breaking into two branches

Bifurcation

70

Extremities, top,extreme point cf

Acr/o

71

Sharp, sever, sudden cf

Acu/o

72

Vessels cf

Angi/o

73

Time cf

Chron/o

74

Groin cf

Inguin/o

75

Hold back cf

Isch/o

76

Muscle cf

My/o

77

Death cf

Necr/o

78

Neutrophil cf

Neutr/o

79

Formation, development cf

Plas/o

80

Clusters cf

Staphyl/o

81

Twisted chains cf

Strept/o