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calc/o
calci/0
calcium
kyph/o
humpback
lamin/o
lamina (part of vertebral arch)
lord/0
curve
lumb/o
lower back
myel/o
bone marrow
orth/o
straight
oste/o
bone
scoli/o
bent
spondyl/o
vertebra
vertebr/0
vertebra
-blast
immature cell
-clast
to break
-listhesis
slipping
-malacia
softening
-physis
to grow
-porosis
pore
-tome
instrument used to cut
acetabul/o
acetabulum (hip socket)
calcane/o
calcaneus (heel)
carp/o
carpals (wrist)
clavicul/o
clavicle (collar bone)
cost/o
rib
cran/o
cranium (skull)
femor/o
femur (thigh)
fibul/o
fibula (ouside of lower leg)
humer/o
humerus (upper arm bone)
ili/o
ilium (upper pelvis)
ischi/o
ischium (back of pelvis)
malleol/o
malleolus (side of ankle)
maxill/o
maxilla (upper jaw)
metacarp/o
metacarpals (hand bones)
metatars/o
metatarsals (foot bones)
olecran/o
olecranon (elbow)
patell/o
patella (knee cap)
pelv/i
pelvis
perone/o
fibula (outside of lower leg)
pub/o
pubis (front of pelvis)
radi/o
radius (thumb side, lower arm)
scapul/o
scapula (shoulder)
stern/o
sternum (breast bone)
tars/o
tarsals (hind feet)
tibi/o
tibia (big toe side lower leg)
uln/o
ulna (lower arm bone, pinky side)
ethm/o
sieve
sphen/o
wedge
styl/o
stake or pole
mast/o
breast
lacrim/o
tear
de-
lack of, less
-fication
process of making
-ostosis
condition of bone
ankyl/o
stiff
arthr/o
joint
articul/o
joint
burs/o
bursa (sac of fluid outside of joint)
chondro/o
cartilage
ligament/o
ligament (binds bone to bone)
rheumat/o
watery flow
synov/o
synovial membrane (lines the synovial cavity b/t bones)
ten/o
tendon (connects muscle to bone)
tendin/o
tendon (connects muscle to bone)
-desis
to bind
-stenosis
narrowing
fasci/o
fascia (forms sheath over muscle)
fibr/o
fibrous connective tissue
leiomy/o
smooth muscle lining wall of internal organs
my/o
muslce
myocardi/o
heart muscle
myos/o
muscle
plant/o
sole of the foot
rhabdomy/o
skeletal muscle connected to bones
-asthenia
lack of strength
-trophy
development
ab-
away from
ad-
toward
dorsi-
back
poly-
many