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disc/o
disk, disk-shaped
phon/o
sound, speech
arthr/o - algia
arthralgia
joint, an articulation - pain
pain in a joint, especially one not inflammatory in character
cost/o - vertebr/o - al
costovertebral
ribs - vertebrae - pertaining to, relating to
relating to the ribs and the bodies of the thoracic vertebrae with which they articulate
hemi - plegia
hemiplegia
half - paralysis
paralysis of one side of the body
infra - scapul/o - ar
infrascapular
below - scapula - pertaining to, relating to
inferior to the scapula
inter - phalange/o - al
interphalangeal
between, among - phalanges - pertaining to, relating to
between two phalanges; denoting the finger or toe joints
ischi/o - vertebr/o - al
ischiovertebral
ischium - vertebrae - pertaining to, relating to
relating to the ischium and the vertebral column
meta - carp/i - phalange/o - al
metacarpophalangeal
after, subsequent to, behind - writs - phalanges - pertaining to, relating to
relating to the metacarpus and the phalanges; denoting the articulations between them
my/o - algia
myalgia
muscle - pain
muscular pain
neur - algia
neuralgia
nerve - pain
pain of a severe, throbbing, or stabbing character in the course or distribution of a nerve
peri - oste/o - myel/o - itis
periosteomyelitis
around, about, near - bone - bone marrow - inflammation
inflammation of the entire bone, with the periosteum and marrow
semi - lunar
semilunar
half - relating to the moon or month
resembling the moon in shape, especially a half moon
stern/o - cleid/o - mastoid
sternocleidomastoid
sternum - clavicle - relating to mastoid process
relating to sternum, clavicle, and mastoid process
my/o - rrhaphy
myorrhaphy
muscle - surgical suturing
suture of a muscle
ten/o - synov/o - ectomy
tenosynovectomy
tendon - synovium - removal of
excision of a tendon sheath
acromi/o - clavicul/o - ar
acromioclavicular
acromion - clavicle - pertaining to, relating to
relating to the acromion and the clavicle; denoting the articulation and ligaments between the clavicle and the acromion of the scapula