Chapter 6: Additional Suffixes And Digestive System Terminology

Notecards: Pg 184-188Spotlight: Pg 184Case Study: Pg 196Exercises: Pg 198-203Pronunciation: Pg 205-207Review Sheet: Pg 208-209Listen To CD
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dysplasia
abnormal formation (plas/o= formation)
dysphagia
difficulty swallowing
-ectasis. -ectasia
stretching, dilation, dilation; widening
-emesis
vomiting
-lysis
destruction, breakdown, separation
-pepsia
digestion
-phagia
eating, swallowing
-plasty
surgical repair
-ptosis
droop
-ptysis
spitting
-rrhage, -rrhagia
bursting forth (of blood)
-rrhaphy
suture
-rrhea
flow, discharge
-spasm
sudden, involuntary contractions of muscles
-stasis
to stop, control
-stenosis
tightening, stricture, narrowing
-tresia
opening


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