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Flashcards in Ch15: CForms "Related to Specific Bones" Deck (28):
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acetabul/o

acetabulum (hip socket)

2

calcane/o

calcaneus (heel)

3

carp/o

carpal (wrist bones)

4

clavicul/o

clavical (collar bone)

5

cost/o

ribs (true ribs, false ribs, and floating ribs)

6

crani/o

cranium (skull)

7

femor/o

femur (thigh bone)

8

fibul/o

fibula (smaller lower leg bone)

9

humer/o

humerus (upper arm bone)

10

ili/o

ilium (upper part of pelvic)

11

ischi/o

ischium (posterior part of pelvic bone)

12

malleol/o

malleolus (process on each side of the ankle)

13

mandibul/o

mandible (lower jawbone)

14

maxill/o

maxilla (upper jawbone)

15

metacarp/o

metacarpals (hand bones) ex: metacarpectomy

16

metatars/o

metatarsals (foot bones)

17

olecran/o

olecranon (elbow)

18

patell/o

patella (kneecap)

19

pelv/i

pelvis (hipbone)

20

perone/o

fibula

21

phalang/o

phalanges (finger and/or toe bone)

22

pub/o

pubis (anterior part of the pelvic bone)

23

radi/o

radius (forearm bone- thumb side)

24

scapul/o

scapula (shoulder blade)

25

stern/o

sternum (breast bone)

26

tars/o

tarsals (bones of the hindfoot)

27

tibi/o

tibia (shine bone)

28

uln/o

ulna (forearm bone- little finger side)