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20 terms

Nervous System Suffixes

Med Term
STUDY
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vascular
blood vessel
blast
early embryonic stage immature
plasty
surgical correction/repair
sclerosis
hardening
encephalomyelitis
inflammation of the brain
itis
inflammation
cortical
pertaining to the cortex
algia
pain
lysis
dissolution, breakdown
myelitis
inflammation of spinal cord
stomy
surgical opening
spinal
pertaining to the spinal cord
tropic
relating to tropism
pharmacology
the study of drugs, drug action
meter
instrument for measuring, measure
mimetic
pertaining to stimulation
rrhagia
excessive flow or discharge
tomy
surgical incision
sugery
the practice of treating disease or injuries
form
specified shape