Sunday, November 29, 2015

Pneumatosis

Pneumat / - Word Root

Pneumat / - Lungs / Air / Breath

osis - Suffix

osis - Abnormal Condition


Pneumatosis - also known as Intestinal Pneumatosis, is abnormal condition of the lungs. Gas cyst in the bowel wall of the large or small intestines.  Can be viewed on Xray.