Which of the following is NOT true of forming the plurals of most medical terms?

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If the term ends in a, the plural is usually formed by adding an e

 

Es is the most common plural of is

 

The plural form of itis becomes itides

 

The plural forms of on and um remain unchanged

 

asked May 24, 2012 in Health Sciences by MedicalTerm ~Expert~ (3,354 points)
    

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Answer is: The plural forms of on and um remain unchanged

 (The correct rule is, you would drop the on or um and add an a)

answered May 24, 2012 by MedicalTerm ~Expert~ (3,354 points)



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