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body word roots/o

General body word roots chap 1&4 & 5 for Mod 1 DONE

abdomin/o lapar/o ceil/o abdomen
adip/o lip/o fat;fatty
anter/o front
chondr/o cartilage
crani/o skull
cyt/o cell
dors/o back
gastr/o stomach
hist/o tissue
inguin/o groin
later/o side;away from the midline
lumb/o low back;loin
medi/o middle
nucle/o nucleus
pelv/i pelvis
poster/o back
proxim/o near
spin/o spine
thorac/o chest
umbilic/o navel
ventr/o front side; belly
viscer/o internal organs
cut/o cutane/o skin
derm/o dermat/o skin
hidr/o sweat
kerat/o horny; tissue;hard
melan/o black
myc/o fungus
onych/o ungu/o nail
pachy/o thick
pil/o hair
rhytid/o wrinkles
seb/o sebum
squam/o scale
sud/o sweat
trich/o hair
xer/o dry
carcin/o cancer
angi/o vessel
sarc/o flesh
ankyl/o stiff; mobile
arthr/o joint
articul/o joint
burs/o bursa
bucc/o cheek
carp/o wrist bones
chondr/o cartilage
clavicul/o clavicle;collarbone
coccyg/o coccyx; tailbone
cost/o rib
crani/o skull
electr/o electricity
fasci/o band of fibrous tissue
femor/o femur; thighbone
fibr/o fiber
fibul/o fibula; outer lower leg bone
humer/o humerus; upper arm bone
ili/o ilium; pelvic bone, upper section
ischi/o ischium; pelvic bone, lower section
kuph/o outward curvature of the spine; pertaining to a hump
lamin/o lamina
ligament/o ligament
lord/o forward curvature of the spine; swayback
lumb/o lower back
mandibul/o mandible; lower jawbone
maxill/o maxilla; upper jawbone
metacarp/o hand bones
metatars/o foot bones
myel/o bone marrow
my/o muscle
orth/o straight
oste/o bone
kinesi/o movement
ton/o tension
thec/o sheath
patell/o patella; kneecap
pect/o pector/o cheat
ped/o foot
pelv/i pelvis
phalang/o finger and toe bones
pubi/o pub/o pubis; pelvic bone,anterior section
radi/o radius; outer lower arm bone
sacr/o sacrum
scapula/o scapula; shoulder blade
scoli/o lateral curvature of the spine; crooked; bent
spondyl/o vertebra
stern/o sternum; breastbone
tars/o ankle bones
ten/o tendin/o tendon
vertebr/o vertebra
rhabdomy/o skeletal muscle
tenosynov/o tendon sheath
py/o pus
Created by: ShannaMegan