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Calc/o, Calci/o
Calcium
Kyph/o
Humpback (posterior curvature in the thoracic region)
Lamin/o
Lamina (part of the vertebral arch)
Lord/o
Curve, swayback ( anterior curvature in teh lumbar region)
Lumb/o
loins, lower back
Myel/o
bone marrow
orth/o
straight
oste/o
bone
scoli/o
crooked, bent (lateral curvature)
spondyl/o
vertebra
vertebr/o
vertebra
-blast
immature cell
-clast
to break
-listhesis
slipping
-malacia
softening
-physis
to grow
-porosis
pore, passage
-tome
instrument to cut
acetabul/o
acetabulum
calcane/o
calcanues
carp/o
carpals
clavicul/o
clavicle
cost/o
ribs (true ribs, false ribs, and floating ribs)
crani/o
cranium (skull bones)
femor/o
femur
fibul/o
fibula (smaller lower leg bone)
humer/o
humerus (upper arm bone)
ili/o
illium (upper part of pelvic bone)
isch/o
iscium ( posterior part of the pelvic bone)
malleol/o
malleolus (process on each side of the ankle)
mandibul/o
mandible
maxill/o
maxilla
metcarp/o
metacarpels
metatars/o
metatarsals
olecran/o
olecranon (elbow)
patell/o
patella ( kneecap )
pelv/i
pelvis (hipbone)
perone/o
fibula
phalang/o
phalanges (finger and/ or toe bones)
pub/o
pubis (anterior part of the pelvic bone)
radi/o
radius
scapul/o
scapula
stern/o
sternum
tars/o
tarsals
tibi/o
tibia
uln/o
ulna