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Chapter15Terms

Musculoskeletal Ststem

QuestionAnswer
Calc/o, Calci/o Calcum
kyph/o hunchback
lamin/o lamina
lord/o curve
lumb/o lower back
myel/o bone marrow
orth/o straight
oste/o bone
scoli/o crooked
spondyl/o vertebra
vertebr/o vertebra
-blast immature cell
-clast to break
-listhesis slipping
-malacia softening
-physis to grow
-porosis pore,passage
-tome instrument to cut
acetabul/o hip socket
calcane/o heel
carp/o carpals
clavicul/o collar bone
cost/o ribs
crani/o cranium
femor/o femur
fibul/o fibula
humer/o humerous
ili/o ilium
ischi/o ischium
malleol/o malleolous
mandibul/o mandible(lower jaw bone)
maxill/o maxilla(upper jaw bone)
metacrap/o metacarpals(hand bones)
metatars/o metatarsals(foot bones)
olecran/o elbow
patell/o patella(kneecap)
pelv/i pelvis
perone/o fibula
phalang/o phalanges
pub/o pubis
radi/o radius
scapul/o shoulder blade
stern/o sternum
tars/o tarsals
tibi/o tibia
uln/o ulna
ankyl/o stiff
arthr/o joint
articul/o joint
burs/o bursa
chondr/o cartilage
ligament/o ligament
rheumat/o watery flow
synov/o synovial membrane
ten/o tendon
tendin/o tendon
-desis to bind
-stenosis narrowing
fasci/o fascia
fibr/o fibrous connective tissue
leiomy/o smooth muscle that lines the walls of internal organs
my/o muscle
myocardi/o heart muscle
myos/o muscle
plant/o sole of the foot
rhabdomy/o skeletal muscle connected to bones
-asthenia lack of strength
-trophy development, nourishment
ab- away from
ad- toward
dorsi- back
poly- many
AC Joint acromioclavicular joint
CTS carpal tunnel syndrome
EMG electromyography
IM intramusclar
ORIF open reduction internal fixation
TKP total knee replacement
THR total hip replacement
TMJ temporomanibular joint
Created by: khamilton7
 

 



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