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Hump
kyph/o
Cartilage
chondro
Crooked, bent or stiff
ankyl/o
Joint
arthr/o
Noun ending
-um
Cranium or skull
crani/o
Rib
cost/o
setting free, loosening
-lysis
spinal cord, bone marrow
myel/o
surgical fixation of bone or joint
-desis
Vertebra or vertebrae
spondyl/o
Curved
scler/o
Bent backward
lord/o
synovial membrane
synovi/o
bone
oste/o
the shaft of a long bone_____
diaphysis
the ankles are made of______
tarsals
The upper portion of the sternum is_____
manubrium
moveable joints______
synovial
anterior portion of the pelvic girdle_____
pubis
Opening in a bone through which the blood vessels, nerves, and ligaments pass:
foramen
The tissue that connects one bone to another bone is_____
ligaments
The hip socket____
actabulum
the finger and toes aka____
phalanges
normal projection on the surface of a bone is____
process
breastbone:
sternum
cheek bones:
zygomatic
collar bone:
clavicle
kneecap:
patella
point of the elbow:
olecranon
Surgical procedure to loosen an ankylosed joint____
arthrolysis
physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases characterized by inflammation in the connective tissue:
rheumatologist
transplant uses bone marrow from a donor:
allogenic
percutaneous____ is performed to treat osteoporosis related compression fractures
vertebroplasty
type of arthritis that is commonly known as wear-and-tear arthritis___
osteoarthritis