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Medical Terminology

Ch. 10 - Musculoskeletal/ Combining forms (final)

oste/o bone
arthr/o joint
chondr/o cartilage
my/o muscle
muscul/o muscle
fibr/o fibrous tissue
cost/o rib
clavicul/o clavicle
brachi/o arm
stern/o sternum
myel/o bone marrow, spinal cord
orth/o straight
ankyl/o stiffness
scoli/o crooked, bent
lord/o curve
kyph/o humph
spondyl/o verterbrae
cervic/o neck
thorac/o chest
lumb/o lower back
ped/o foot
ped/i foot
pod/o foot
humer/o humerous
radi/o radius
uln/o ulna
metacarp/o metacarpal bones
phalang/o phalanges
dactyl/o fingers, toes
ili/o ilium
ischi/o ischium
pub/o pubis
femor/o femur
tibi/o tibia
fibul/o fibula
metatars/o metatarsal bones
cephal/o head
crani/o skull
carp/o wrist
calcane/o heal
pelv/i pelvis
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