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-centesis
puncture a cavity to remove fluid
amniocentesis
-ectomy
surgical removal (excision)
appendectomy
-ostomy
a new permenent opening
colostomy
-otomy
cutting into (incision)
tracheotomy
-orraphy
surgical repair/suture
herniorraphy
-opexy
surgical fixation
nephropexy
-oplasty
surgical repair
rhinoplasty
-otripsy
crushing, destroying
lithotripsy
appendectomy
surgical removal of the vermiform appendix.
-ectomy
colostomy
surgical construction of an artificial excretory opening from the colon.
-ostomy
herniorrhapy
surgical correction of a hernia by suturing.
nephropexy
surgical fixation of a floating or mobile kidney.
lithotripsy
pulverization of kidney stones or gallstones by means of a lithotripter.
herniorrhapy
surgical correction of a hernia by suturing.
nephropexy
surgical fixation of a floating or mobile kidney.
lithotripsy
pulverization of kidney stones or gallstones by means of a lithotripter.
herniorrhapy
surgical correction of a hernia by suturing.
nephropexy
surgical fixation of a floating or mobile kidney.
lithotripsy
pulverization of kidney stones or gallstones by means of a lithotripter.