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word element [Gr.], cyst; bladder.
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, cysti-cyst- (sis'tō, sis'ti, sist), Combining forms relating to:
1. The bladder.
2. The cystic duct.
3. A cyst. Compare: vesico-.
[G. kystis, bladder, pouch]
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, cysti- , cyst-
Combining forms relating to the bladder; the cystic duct; a cyst.
Compare: vesico-
[G. kystis, bladder, pouch]
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