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Medical Terminology – PTOSIS

Learn how to memorize the Ptosis Medical Term Suffix meaning definition in today’s Medical Terminology Course video for Pre-Med and Nursing Students.

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Ptosis Means: Downward Displacement

Learn how to memorize ptosis.

 

The key idea with being able to memorize vocabulary words is the create pictures for those words.

The Mnemonic Associations for this Suffix Medical Term are:

Ptosis: Peanut Butter Toast
Downward Displacement: Something Falling Down

Story: Peanut Butter Toast Fell Down as you were eating it.

Just take both the picture for the word and the picture for the definition and visualize an interaction between the two like we did above.

That’s It! You now know how to memorize the Ptosis Medical Term meaning and definition. Just review a little bit and you will have these words fully memorized come test day.

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