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calc/o
calci/o
calcium
kyph/o
humpback
lamin/o
part of vertebral arch
lord/o
swayback, curve
lumb/o
loin, lower back
myel/o
bone marrow
orth/o
straight
oste/o
bone
scoli/o
crooked
spondyl/o
vertebra
vertebr/o
vertebra
-blast
embryoinic, immature cell
-clast
to break
-listhesis
slipping
-malacia
softening
-physis
to grow
-porosis
pore, passage
-tome
instrument used to cut
acetabul/o
acetabulum
hip socket
calcane/o
calcanus
heel bone
carp/o
carpals
wrist
clavicul/o
clavicle
collar bone
cost/o
ribs
crani/o
cranium
femor/o
femur
thigh bone
fibul/o
fibula
smaller leg bone
humer/o
humerus
upper arm bone
ili/o
ilium
posterior part of pelvic bone
maleol/o
malleolus
process on each side of ankle
madibul/o
mandible
lower jaw bone
maxill/o
maxilla
upper jaw bone
metacarp/o
metacarpal
hand bones
metatars/o
metatarsal
foot bones
olecran/o
olecranon
elbow
patell/o
patella
kneecap
pelv/i
pelvis
hipbone
perene/o
fibula
phalang/o
phalanges
finger and/or toe bones
pub/o
pubis
anterior part of pelvic bone
radi/o
radius
lower arm bone-thumb side
scapul/o
scapula
shoulder bone
stern/o
sternum
breastbone
tars/o
tarsals
bones of hindfoot
tibi/o
tibia
shin bone
uln/o
ulna
lower arm bone-little finger side
ankyl/o
stiff
arthro/o
joint
articul/o
joint
burs/o
bursa
(closed sacs of synovial fluid)
chondr/o
cartilage
ligament/o
ligament
rheumat/o
watery flow
synov/o
synovial membrane
ten/o
tendon
tendin/o
tendon
-desis
to bind, tie together
-stenosis
narrowing
fasci/o
fascia
forms sheaths enveloping muscles
fibr/o
fibrous connective tissue
leiomy/o
smooth (visceral) muscle that lines the walls of the internal organs
my/o
muscle
myocardi/o
heart muscle
myos/o
muscle
plant/o
sole of foot
rhabdomy/o
skeletal (striated) muscle connected to bones
-asthenia
lack of strength
-trophy
development, nourishment
ab-
away from
ad-
toward
dorsi-
back
poly-
many, much