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Med Terminology S/T

-sarcoma tumor, cancer
sclero- hardening
-scope examining instrument
-scopy observation
-sect cut
semi- half, part
septic- infection, poison
sono- sound
-spasm involuntary contraction
spleno- spleen
-stasis stoppage or maintaining a constant flow
steno- contracted, narrow
sterno- sternum, breast bone
-stomy artificial opening
sub- less, under, below
super- above, upon, higher, over
tach- fast
thermo- heat
thoraco- thorax, chest
thrombo- clot
-toxic- poison
trach- trachea, windpipe
trans- across, over, beyond
tri- three
-tripsy crushed by rubbing or grinding
tympano- eardrum, tympanic membrane
-trophy growth, nutrition, development
Created by: bjsmith



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