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Flashcards in Chapter 14 MS Joints & Muscles C Forms Deck (26):
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Aponeur/o

Aponeurosis

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Arthr/o

Joint

3

Burs/o

Bursa (cavity)

4

Chondr/o

Cartilage

5

Disk/o

Intervertebral disk

6

Menisc/o

Meniscus (crescent)

7

Synovi/o

Synovia, synovial membrane

8

Ten/o or tend/o or tendin/o

Tendon

9

Ankyl/o

Stiff, bent

10

Kinesi/o

Movement, motion

11

Kyph/o

Hump (increased convexity of the spine)

12

Lamin/o

Lamina (thin, flat plate or layer)

13

Lord/o

Bent forward (increased concavity of the spine)

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My/o or myos/o

Muscle

15

Myel/o

Bone marrow

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Oste/o

Bone

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Petr/o

Stone

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Scoli/o

Crooked or curved spine

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Inter

Between

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Supra

Above

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Sym or syn

Together, joined

22

Asthenia

Weakness

23

Clasia, clasis, clast

Break

24

Desis

Surgical fixation, fusion

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Physis

Growth

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Schisis

Split, fissure

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