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Flashcards in Suffixes Used In Diagnostic And Surgical Procedures Deck (17):
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Centesis

Surgical puncture

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Cide, cidal

Destroying, killing

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Desis

Binding/ fixation

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Ectomy

Surgical excision

5

Gram

A weight
Mark or record

6

Graph

To write, record

7

Meter

Measure

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Opsy

To view

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Pexy

Surgical fixation

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Plasty

Surgical repair

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Rrhapsy

Suture

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Scope

Instrument

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Scopy

To view

14

Stomy

New opening

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Tome

Instrument to cut

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Tomy

Incision

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Tripsy

Crushing