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-clast
break
-crine
separate
-dips
thirst, dry
-ectomy
cutting out, surgical removal
-ell, -elle
small
-emia
condition of the blood
-esthesi
sensation
-ferent
carry
-form, -forma
shape
-fuge
driving out
-gen
an agent that initiates
-glea, -glia
glue
-gram
data that are systematically recorded; a record
-graph
an instrument used for recording data or writing
-ia
condition
-iatrics
medical specialty
-ism
condition
-itis
inflammation
-lemma
sheath, husk
-logy
the study of
-lysis
loosening or breaking down
-malacia
soft
-mania
obsession, compulsion
-nata
birth
-nom
govern
-odyn
pain
-oid
like, resembling
-oma
tumor
-opia
defect of the eye
-ory
referring to, of
-pathy
disease
-phasia
speech
-phil, -philo
like, love
-phobia
fear
-phragm
partition
-phylax
guard, preserve
-plas
grow
-plasm
form, shape
-plasty
reconstruction of a part, plastic surgery
-plegia
paralysis
-rrhagia
abnormal or excessive discharge
-rrhea
flow or discharge
-scope
instrument used for examination
-some
body
-sorb
suck in
-stalsis
compression
-stasis
arrest, fixation
-stitia
come to stand
-stomy
establishment of an artificial opening
-tegm
cover
-tomy
to cut
-trud
thrust
-ty
condition of, state
-uria
urine
-zyme
ferment
BONE MARKINGS: Tuberosity
large rounded projection; may be roughened
BONE MARKINGS: Crest
Narrow ridge of bone; usually prominent
BONE MARKINGS: Trochantar
Very large blunt irregular shaped process (ex: femur)
BONE MARKINGS: Line
Narrow ridge of bone; less prominent than a crest
BONE MARKINGS: Tubercle
Small rounded projection or process
BONE MARKINGS: Epicondyle
Raised area on or above a condyle
BONE MARKINGS: Spine
Sharp, slender, often pointed projection
BONE MARKINGS: Process
Any bony prominence
BONE MARKINGS: Head

Facet

Condyle
Bone expansion carried on a narrow neck

Smooth nearly flat articular surface

Rounded articular projection
BONE MARKINGS: Meatus

Sinus
Canal-like passageway

Cavity within a bone, filled with air and lined with mucous membrane
BONE MARKINGS: Fossa


Groove
Shallow basinlike depression in a bone, ofter serving as an articular surface

Furrow
BONE MARKINGS: Fissure
Narrow, slitlike opening
BONE MARKINGS: Foramen
Round or oval opening through a bone