Definition of DYS-
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by Ann Ehrlich, Carol Schroeder
is a condition of abnormal muscle tone that causes the impairment of voluntary muscle movement (dys- means bad, ton means tone, and -ia means condition). Hypertonia (high-per-TOH-nee-ah) is a condition of ...
Programmed Instruction by Y. H. Hui
dys- is a prefix meaning bad orfaulty. “kerat/o” is a combining form ...
Quick Medical Terminology (2011)
A Self-Teaching Guide by Shirley Soltesz Steiner, Natalie Pate Capps
You have learned that dys- means pain, painful. But dys- is a prefix that also means bad (defective) or difficult. Try this. Plasia means formation or change, in the sense of molding during the growing years. This kind ...
by Edward Mason Parker, Scott Dudley Breckinridge
Dys- means difficult or painful. E- means without. Ec- means out. Ecto- means without or on the outside of. En- means in.
Medical Terminology (2007)
A Programmed Learning Approach to the Language of Health Care by Marjorie Canfield Willis
onic and fetal stages to birth * Produce some female sex hormones toc/o difficult dys- means faulty, painful, or , and the.
Embracing the Terminology of Medicine and the Kindred Sciences, with Their Signification, Etymology, and Pronunciation ... by Joseph Thomas
Dys-UII-a.* [From the Gr. etiv, " difficult," and )jij>ju, tu " talk."] blow or difficult speech. Dys-lo'ehl-a.* [From the Gr. 6v<, " difficult," and the Lat. Ic/ckta.] Decrease or suppression of the Locu IA, which see. DyYlys-in. [From the Gr. di* , •• difficult," ...
by Richard Dennis Hoblyn
Dys-ecoea (UsOIJ, hearing). Cophosis. Impaired hearing. 7. Dys-entery (eWepa, the bowels). Inflammation of the mucous lining of the large intestines. By certain French writers it is named colite; and in common language it is termed/uj:, ...
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