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arthr/algia pain in a joint
a/trophy without development
brady/kinesi/a slow movement
dys/kinesi/a difficult movement
ten/o/dynia tendon pain
ankyl/osis abnormal condition of fused
carp/o/ptosis drooping wrist
chondr/o/malacia softening of cartilage
crani/o/schisis fissure of skull
kyph/osis abnormal condition of a hump
lord/osis abnormal condition of bent forward
syn/drome running together
my/asthenia muscle weakness
oste/o/arthr/itis inflammation of bone and joint
oste/o/genesis pertaining to producing bone
oste/o/myel/itis inflammation of bone marrow and bone
oste/o/necr/osis abnormal condition of death of bone
quadri/plegia paralysis of four (appendages)
scoli/osis abnormal condition of lateral curvature of the spine
spondyl/arthr/itis inflammation of vertebral joints
arthr/o/centesis surgical puncture to aspirate fluid from a joint
arth/o/clasia breaking apart a joint
arth/o/desis surgical fixation of a joint
arthr/o/gram (radiographic) recording a joint
arthr/o/scopy process of viewing (visual exam) of a joint
burs/o/tomy surgical incision into a bursa
electr/o/my/o/graphy process of recording muscles using electricity (EMG)
my/o/plasty surgical repair of a muscle
rachi/o/tomy incision into the spine, vertebral column
spondyl/o/syndesis surgical fixation of vertebra
Created by: waynestradling



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