a combining form meaning “bladder,” used in the formation of compound words: physogastric.

Origin of physo-

combining form representing Greek phŷsa bladder, bellows Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

physo in Medicine



Swelling or distention caused by air or gas:physometra.
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