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Skeletal System

Musculoskeletal System Terminology

clavicul/o clavicle (collar bone)
crani/o cranium (skull)
cost/o costa (ribs)
scapul/o scapula (shoulder blade)
stern/o sternum (chest bone)
rachi/o spine
spondyl/o vertebrae
cervic/o cervical (pertaining to neck)
thorac/o thoracic (middle 12 vertebrae)
lumb/o lumbar (lower back)
sacr/o sacrum (conjoined bones at bottom of spine)
coccyg/o coccyx coccyx (tail bone)
pelv/i pelvis
ili/o ilium
ischi/o ischium
pub/o pubis
femor/o femur (thigh)
patell/o patella (knee cap)
tibi/o tibia (shin bone)
fibul/o fibula (small bone of lower leg)
tars/o tarsals (ankle bones)
calcane/o calcaneus (heel)
metatars/o metatarsals (bones of foot)
phalang/o phalanges (fingers and toes)
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