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CHAPTER 15

a&p m&t

QuestionAnswer
spondyl/o vertabra or backbone
malleol/o malleolus-process on each side of the ankle
rheumat/o watery flow
rhabdomy/o skeletal or striated muscle connected to bones
leiomy/o smooth or visceral muscle that lines the walls of internal organs
pelv/i pelvis (hip bone)
tars/o tarsals (bones of the hind foot)
lord/o curve, swayback (anterior curvature in the lumbar region)
fibul/o fibula (smaller, lower leg bone)
phalang/o fingers and or toe bones
lamin/o lamina (part of the vertebral arch)
ten/o tendon
tome instrument to cut
patell/o patella (kneecap)
-physis to grow
stern/o sternum (breast bone)
arthr/o joint
ankyl/o stiff
burs/o bursa
-desis to bind or tie together
uln/a ulna (lower arm bone on the little finger side)
my/o muscle
ligament/o ligament
chondr/o cartilage
fasci/o fascia (forms sheaths enveloping muscles)
articul/o joint
fibr/o fibrous connective tissue
-blast embryonic or immature cell
orth/o straight
myos/o muscle
calcane/o calcaneus (heel)
clavicul/o clavicle (collar bone)
humer/o humerus (upper arm bone)
acetabul/o acetabulum (hip socket)
oste/o bone
tendin/o tendon
perone/o fibula
cost/o ribs (true ribs, false ribs or floating ribs)
olecran/o olecranon (elbow)
-stenosis narrowing
crani/o cranium (skull)
-porosis pore, passage
scoli/o crooked, bent (lateral curvature)
myocardi/o heart muscle
-clast to break
calc/o calci/o calcium
radi/o radius (lower arm bone on the thumb side)
scapul/o scapula (shoulder blade)
synov/o synovial membrane
myel/o bone marrow
vertebr/o vertebra (backbone)
ili/o ilium (upper part of the pelvic bone)
plant/o sole of the foot
maxill/o maxilla (upper jaw bone)
-asthenia lack of strength
metacarp/o metacarpals (hand bones)
carp/o carpals (wrist bones)
kyph/o hunchback;humpback (posterior curvature in the thoracic region)
lumb/o lower back or loins
tibi/o tibia (shin bone)
dorsi- back
poly- many or much
-trophy development or nourishment
ab- away from
ad toward
mandibul/o mandible (lower jaw bone)
-listhesis slipping
femor/o femur (thigh bone)
metatars/o metatarsals (foot bones)
ischi/o ischium (posterior part of the pelvic bone)
-malacia softening
pub/o pubis (anterior part of the pelvic bone)
Created by: ashabash