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LLE
Femur-thighbone to Fibula, Tibia.
cranium
skull
Inter
between
intervertebral, disk cartilage that serves as a shock absorber.
-centesis
surgical puncture to remove fluid-
amniocentesis-remove fluid of amniotic sac
maxilla
bones of upper jaw.
vertebr/o
vertebra
intervertebral- pertaining to inbetween the bones.
ligament
tissue that joins bone to bone, gives support.
my/o
muscle
myalgia-muscle pain.
clavicle
collar bone
Cervical vertebrae
First 7 segments of spinal cord/neck. c1
c2
c3
spondy/o
vertebra
spondylosis- vertebra degenerate.
cost/o
rib
costochondral, pertaining to the rib cartilage.
mandible
lower jaw bone.
mandibul/o
mandible, lower jaw bone, largest, strongest movable jaw bone.
fibula
slender lower leg bone, next to tibia.
Lumbar Vertebrae
5 strongest, movable parts- L1
humerus
upper arm bone.joins scalpula and ulna.
tendon/o
tendon, Band of tissue that extends from a muscle, attaching it to the bone.
lei/o
smooth,
Leiomyoma, benign smooth tumor of uterus.
femor/o
femur
Thigh bone.
femur
thigh bone.
cephal/o
Head
hydrocephalus-increase in brain fluid that causes increase in infants head
ten/o
tendon
supra
above, over
suprapubic, above the pubic area.
porosis
lessening in density
osteoporosis
crani/o
skull
craniotomy, surgical incision into skull.
rhabd/o
straited, striped
rhabdomoscrcoma- Striped straited skeletal muscle.
maxill/o
maxillary bone, bones of upper jaw.
Arthr/o
Joint,
Arthritis, inflimation of joints.
Thoriac Vertebrae
thora/chest- 12 vertebrae for the first 13 vertebrae of the chest.T1
T2
oste/o
osteoma, tumor of the bones.
pelv/o
pelvis,
pelvimetry, measuring pelvis to determine adequacy for child bearing.