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Medical Terminology

ankyl/o crooked, stiff, bent
aponeur/o aponeurosis
arthr/o joint
burs/o bursa (cavity)
carp/o carpals (wrist bones)
chondr/o cartilage
clavic/o clavicle (collar bone)
clavicul/o clavicle (collar bone)
cost/o rib
crani/o cranium (skull)
disk/o intervertebral disk
femor/o femor (upper leg bone)
fibul/o fibula (lower leg bone)
humer/o humerus (upper arm bone)
ili/o ilium
ischi/o ischium
kinesi/o movement, motion
kyph/o hump
lamin/o lamina
lord/o bent forward
lumb/o loin, lumbar region of the spine
mandibul/o mandible (lower jawbone)
maxill/o maxilla (upper jawbone)
my/o muscle
menisc/o meniscus
myel/o bone marrow
myos/o muscle
oste/o muscle
patell/o patella (kneecap)
pelv/i pelvis, pelvic bone
pelv/o pelvis, pelvic bone
petr/o stone
phalang/o philanges
pub/o pubis
rachi/o spine,
radi/o radius
sacr/o sacrum
scapul/o scapula
scoli/o crooked, bent
spondyl/o vertebra
stern/o sternum
synovi/o synovia, synovial membrane
tars/o tarsals
ten/o tendon
tend/o tendon
tendin/o tendon
tibi/o tibia
uln/o ulna
vertebr/o vertebra
inter- between
supra- above
sym- together, joined
syn- together, joined
-asthenia weakness
-clasia break
-clasis break
-clast break
-desis surgical fixation, fusion
-physis growth
-schisis split, fissure
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