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surgical suffixes

chnages word meaning

QuestionAnswer
centesis surgical puncture, withdraw of CFS arthocentesis
clasis to break, surgical fracture osteoclasis
desis binding, fixing joint arthodesis
ectomy removal appendectomy
lysis separation, loosening, destruction dialysis
pexy fix organ mastoplexy
plasty surgical repair rhinoplasty
rrhaphy suture myorrhaphy
stomy forming an opening tracheostomy
tome instrument to cut osteotome
tripsy crushing lithotripsy
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