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Dianostic & Surgical


record, radiographic image -gram
instrument used to record -graph
process of recording, radiographic imaging -graphy
instrument used to measure -meter
visual examination -scopy
instrument used for visual examination -scope
measurement -metry
view of viewing -opsy
suturing, repairing -rrhapy
excision, surgical removal -ectomy
surgical repair -plasty
creation of an artificle opening -stomy
instrument used to cut -tome
cut into or incision -tomy
surgical fixation, suspension -pexy
chest -thorax
surgical fixaton, fusion -desis
control, stop, standing -stasis
surgical puncture to aspirate fluid (with a sterile needle) -centesis
stretching out, dilatation, expansion -ectasis
blood condition -emia
process of recording, radiographic imaging -graphy
instrument used to measure -meter
measurement -metry
surgical fixation, suspension -pexy
breathing -pnea
rapid flow of blood -rrhagia
sudden, involuntary muscle contraction -spasm
constriction or narrowing -stenosis
Created by: astudent666