pexy | definition of -pexy by Medical dictionary

-pexy

 

word element [Gr.], surgical fixation. adj. adj -pec´tic.

Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

-pexy

Fixation, usually surgical.

[G. pēxis, fixation]

Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

-pexy

Suffix meaning fixation, usually surgical.

[G. pēxis, fixation]

Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

-pexy

Combining form denoting a fixing, securing or making fast.

Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

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