-ptosis

-ptosis

 
word element [Gr.], downward displacement. adj., adj -ptot´ic.

-ptosis

A sinking down or prolapse of an organ.
[G. ptōsis, a falling]

-ptosis

word element [Gr.], downward displacement. -ptot´ic

-ptosis

suffix meaning a "falling, dropping, or prolapse of an organ": esophagoptosis, hepatoptosis, uvulaptosis.

-ptosis

Suffix meaning a sinking down or prolapse of an organ.
[G. ptōsis, a falling]

-ptosis

word element. [Gr.] downward displacement.