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inter- between
intra- inside
sub- below/under
supra- above/excessive
-osis conditon/increase
-oid resembling
-itis inflammation
-algia pain
-dynia pain
-desis binding
-centesis puncture for aspiration
-o/scopy examination
-al,-ic,-ous,-ar pertaining to
-malacia softening
-megaly enlargment
-oma tumar
-penia abnormal reduction
-porosis fractured or porous bone
-o/meter insturment for measuring
-o/metry process of measuring
-o/rrhaphy suture
-o/rrhexis rupture
ankl/o crooked/stiff
artr/o joint
burs/ bursa
brachi/o arm
cervi/o neck
chrond/o cartilage
cost/o rib
crani/o skull
dactyl/o digit(finger or toe)
fasci/o facia(a band)
femor/o femur
fibr/o fiber
lumb/o lower back
sacr/o triangular bone at the base of the spine (5 fused pieces)
myel/o bone marrow
my/o muscle
oste/o bone
patell/o knee cap
spondyl/o vertebra
vetebr/o vertebra
stern/o sternum
clavicul/ clavicle(collarbone)
tendin/o tendon
thorac/o chest
ton/o tension
necr/o death
/trophy development
crepitation/crepitus crackling sound of joint
rigor stiffness
spasm involuntary contraction
tremor shacking
bursa fluid filled sac in joints
kyphosis humpback
lordosis swayback
scoliosis lateral curvature in spine
edema swelling caused by too much fluid
sublication dislocation
analgestic relieves pain
anti-inflammatory drug tht reduces inflammation
antipyretic relieves fever
RA rheumatoid arthritis
EMG elecrtomyogram
MRI magnetic resonance imaging
XR x-ray
LS Spine LumboSacral Spine
PT physical therapy
NSAID nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug
Fx fracture
OA osteoarthritis
ROM range of motion
Created by: LCC