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words parts skeletal

skeletal system

cephal/o head
cervic/o neck
cost/o ribs
dactyl/o digit a finger or toe
metacarpal bones of the hand
phalang/o bones of fingers and toes
rachi/o rach/o spine
spondyl/o vertebrae ( backbone)
stern/o breastbone
olecran/o elbow
calcane/o heel bone
femor/o thigh bone femur
fibul/o smaller outer bone of lower leg
ili/o lateral flaring portion of the hip bone
ischi/o lower portion of the hip bone
lumb/o loins
patell/o kneecap
pod/o foot
pub/o part of the hip bone
tibi/o larger inner bone of lower leg
acromi/o projetion of the scapula
ankyl/o stiffness,bent,crooked
arthr/o articul/o joint
condyl/o rounded protuberance at the end of the bone
lamin/o part of the vertebral arch
myel/o bone marow,spinal cord
orth/o straight
oste/o bone
syndesm/o ligament
kyph/o humpback
lord/o swayback
scoli/o crooked, bend
lumb/o lowerback, loins
chondr/o cartilage
leiomy/o smooth muscle (visceral)
my/o, myos/o muscle
rhabd/o, rod-shaped (striated)
rhabdomy/o rod-shaped Striated muscle
Created by: erjola1981



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