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ankyl/o stiffness; bent; crooked
arthr/o joint
brachi/o arm
cervic/o neck; cervix uteri
clavicul/o calvicle (collar bone)
cost/o ribs
dactyl/o finers; toes
fasci/o band; fascia
femor/o femur (thigh bone)
humer/o humerus
kyph/o humpback
lamin/o lamina
lord/o curve; swayback
metacarp/o metacorpus
muscul/o muscle
my/o muscle
myel/o bone marrow; spinal cord
myos/o muscle
orth/o straight
oste/o bone
patell/o patella (knee cap)
ped/i foot; child
pelv/i pelvis
pelv/o pelvis
pod/o foot
rachi/o spine
radi/o radiation; x-ray
rhabdomy/o rod-shaped muscle
sacr/o flesh; connective tissue
scoli/o crooked; bent
spondyl/o vertebrae
ten/o tendon
tend/o tendon
tendin/o tendon
thorac/o chest
tibi/o tibia
ped/o foot; child
-ad toward
-al pertaining to
-algia pain
-ar pertaining to
-asthenia weakness; debility
-ate possesing
-blast embryonic cell
-clasia surgical fracture
-clasis surgical fracture
-cure care
-cyte cell
-desis binding; fixation
-dynia pain
-eal pertaining to
-ectomy excision; removal
-graph instrument for recording
-iatry medicine; treatment
-ia condition
-ic pertaining to
-ism condition
-ist specialist
-itis inflammation
-kinesia movement
-logist specialist in the study of
-malacia softening
-metry act of measuring
-oid resembling
-oma tumor
-osis abnormal condition
-pexy fixation
-physis growth
-plasty surgical repair
-plegia paralysis
-porosis porous
-ptosis prolapse
-sarcoma malignant tumor of connective tissue
-scopy visual examination
-spasm involuntary contraction; twitching
-tension to stretch
-tomy incision
-trophy development; nourishment
-um structure; thing
a-, an- without; not
brachy- short
cine- movement
dys- bad; painful; difficult
epi- above; upon
inter- between
mega- enlargement
meta- change; beyond
micro- small
quadri- four
sub- under; below
supra- above; superior
sym- union; together; joined
syn- union; together; joined
ACL anterior cruciate ligament
BE below the elbow
BK below the knee
C1,C2... first cervical vertebrae, second cervical vertebrae...
Ca calcium; cancer
CDH congenital dislocation of hip
CO coccygeal nerves
CTS carpal tunnel syndrome
CT computed tomography
DEXA,DXA dual energy x-ray absorptiometry
DJD degenerative joint disease
DO Doctor of Osteopathic medicine
EMG electromyography
Fx fracture
HD hip disarticulation
HNP herniated nucleus pulposus
HP hemipelvectomy
IM intramuscular; infectious mononucleosis
IS intracostal space
IV intravenous
L1,L2... first lumbar vertebrae, second lumbar vertebrae...
LS lumbosacral spine
MG myasthenia gravis
MRI magnetic resonance imaging
MS musculoskeletal
NSAIDs nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs
ORTH/ortho orthopedics
P phosphorus; pulse
PCL posterior cruciate ligament
RF rheumatoid factor
RA rheumatoid arthritis
ROM range of motion
S1, S2... first sacral vertebrae, second sacral vertebrae...
SD shoulder disarticulation
T1,T2... first thoracic vertebrae, second thoracic vertebrae...
THA total hip arthroplasty
THR total hip replacement
TKA total knee arthroplasty
TKR total knee replacement
TRAM transverse rectus abdominis muscle
Created by: amandaehuson