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19 terms

Unit 3 Musculoskeletal Suffixes

Med Term
STUDY
PLAY
poiesis
formation
cephalic
pertaining to the head
ad
toward
plasty
surgical repair
penia
too few, decrease, abnormal reduction in deficiency
itis
inflammation
pexy
surgical fixation
cyst
abnormal development in the body cavity
algia
pain
pericardial
pertaining to the pericardium
edema
swelling
costal
pertaining to the ribs
brachial
relating to the arm
humeral
relating to the humerus
tone
healthy state of a part
cure
the treatment of any disease
spasm
contraction of muscles, twitching
superior
near the head
dynia
pain