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March 26, 2015

Homework Help: Medical Terminology

Posted by Brenda on Friday, March 26, 2010 at 2:57pm.

Gastrectomy is listed as the principle procedure on the surgical report. You know that (-ectomy) means excision or surgical removal. What part of the medical word does "-ectomy" represent?

A. Root
B. Suffix
C. Prefix
D. Combining form

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