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acetabulo-
acetabulum, the hip joint
ankylo-
stiff joint
arthro-
joint
brachio-
arm
burso-
bursa, sac between tendons and bones
calco-, calculo-
calcium
calcaneo-
calcaneus, heel bone
carpo-
wrist bones
caudo-
tail
cephalo-
head
cervico-
neck
chondro-
cartilage
claviculo-
collar bone, clavicle
cleido-
clavicle, collar bone
condylo-
condyle, boney projection at end of a bone
costo-
ribs
cranio-
skull, cranium
dactylo-
fingers, toes
femoro-
femur, thigh bone
fibulo-
fibula, small bone of lower leg
humero-
humerus, bone of upper arm
ilio-
ilium, part of hipbone
ischio-
ischium, lower part of hipbone
kypho-
hump
lamino-
lamina, membrane that covers the vertebra
lordo-
swayback
lumbo-
lower back
malleolo-
malleolus, ankle bone
mandibulo-
mandible, jawbone
maxillo-
maxilla, upper jawbone
metacarpo-
metacarpals, hand bones
metatarso-
metatarsals, foot bones
musculo-
muscle
myo-
muscle
myelo-
bone marrow, or spinal cord
ortho-
straight
osteo-
bone
patello-
patella, kneecap
pedo-
foot
pelvo-
pelvis, hipbone
phalango-
phalanges, bones of fingers, toes
pubo-
pubis, part of hipbone
radio-
radius, large bone on thumb side of forearm
scapulo-
scapula, shoulder blade
scolio-
vertebra, backbone
spondylo-
vertebra, bones of spinal column
sterno-
sternum, breastbone
tarso-
ankle
teno-
tendon
tendo-
tendon
tendino-
tendon
tenso-
stretch
thoraco-
chest
tibio-
tibia, inner bone of lower leg
ulno-
ulna, small bone on little finger side of forearm
vertebro-
vertebra, individual bones of spinal column
-blast
immature, embryonic
-clasis, -clasia
surgical fracture
-desis
stabilize, fuse
-kinesia
movement
-malacia
softening
-physis
to grow
-plasty
surgical repair
-porosis
porous, less dense
-scopy
procedure to visually examine
ACL
anterior cruciate ligament
ADL's
activities of daily living
CA
cancer
Ca
calcium, or cancer
CDH
congenital dislocation of the hip
CTS
carpal tunnel syndrome
DTR
deep tendon reflex
EMG
electromyogram
FX, fx
fracture
IM
intramuscular
LAT, lat
lateral
LE
lower extremity
UE
upper extremity
LLE
left lower extremity
RLE
right lower extremity
ortho
orthopedics
RA
rheumatiod arthritis
ROM
range of motion
THR
total hip replacement
TKA
total knee arthroplasty
TKR
total knee replacement
TX,tx
traction, or treatment