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BB5 - Musculoskeletal System

ankyl/o stiffness, bent, crooked
arthr/o joint
brachi/o arm
burs a pouch
carp/o wrist
cartel gristle
cephal/o head
cervic/o neck, cervix
chondr/o cartilage
clavic/o clavicle
clavicul/o clavicle
coccyg/o coccyx, tailbone
cost/o ribs
crani/o cranium
femor/o femur
fibul/o fibula
humer/o humerus
kyph/o hill, mountain
lamin/o lamina
lord/o curve, swayback
lumb/o loins, lower back
mandibul/o mandible
maxill/o maxilla
menisci crescent
muscul/o muscle
my/o muscle
my/o muscle
myel/o bone marrow, spinal cord
myos/o muscle
olecran elbow
orth/o straight
oste/o bone
patell/o patella
ped/o foot, child
pelv/I pelvis
pelv/o pelvis
phalang/o phalanges (bones of fingers and toes)
pod/o foot
pub/o pubis
radi/o radius
rheumat discharge
sacr/o sacrum
scapul/o scapula
scoli/o crooked, bent
spondyl/o vertebrae (backbone)
stern/o sternum (breastbone)
synov/o synovial membrane, synovial fluid
tars/o tarsals
ten/o tendon
tend/o tendon
tendin/o tendon
thorac/o chest
tibi/o tibia
uln/o ulna
vertebr/o vertebrae (backbone)
xiph sword
a- lack of
ab- away from
ad- toward
ant- against
apo- separation
bi- two
brady- slow
con- with, together
dia- through
dys- difficult
hydro- water
in- into
inter- between
intra- within
poly- many
quadri- four
supra- above
sym- through, joined
syn- with, together
tri- three
-ac pertaining to
-age related to
-al pertaining to
-algia pain
-ar pertaining to
-ary pertaining to
-asthenia weakness
-blast immature cell, germ cell
-centesis surgical puncture of
-clasia break
-clasis break
-clast break
-desis surgical fixation, fusion
-dynia pain
-ectomy surgical removal of, excision of
-edema swelling
-gen formation, produce
-genesis formation, produce
-gram a weight, mark, record
-graph to write, record
-ial pertaining to
-ic pertaining to
-ile pertaining to
-ion process
-itis inflammation of
-ive nature of, quality of
-malacia softening of
-oid resemble
-oma tumor
-omion shoulder
-ory pertaining to
-osis condition of (abnormal)
-ous pertaining to
-penia lack of, deficiency
-physis growth
-plasia formation, produce
-plasty surgical repair
-poiesis formation
-schisis split, fissure
-scope instrument
-stenosis narrowing
-tome instrument to cut
-tomy incision
-us pertaining to
Created by: MHC