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Inter-


Ex: inter/vertebr/al

Between

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Maxill/o


Maxill/itis

Maxilla (upper jawbone)

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Sacr/o


Sacr/al

Sacrum

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Spondyl/o, vertebr/o


Spondyl/osis

Vertebra

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Tars/o


Tars/ectomy

Tarsals (ankle bones)

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Aponeur/o


Aponeur/o/rrhaphy

Aponeurosis

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Uln/o


Uln/o/radi/al

Ulna ( lower arm bone)

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Stern/o


Stern/o/clavicul/ar

Sternum ( breastbone)

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Tibi/o


Tibi/al

Tibia ( lower leg bone)

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Disk/o


Disk/itis

Intervertebral disk

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Synovi/o


Ex: synovi/ectomy

Synovia, synovial membrane

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Ankyl/o


Ankyl/osis

Crooked, stiff, bent

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Chondr/o


Chondr/ectomy

Cartilage

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Menisc/o


Menisc/itis

Meniscus (crescent)

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Cost/o

Inter/cost/al

Rib

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Supra-


Supra/scapul/ar

Above

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Sym-, syn-

Ex: sym/physis

Together, joined

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Clavic/o, clavicul/o


Ex: clavicul/ar

Clavicle (collarbone)

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Myel/o


Ex: myel/Oma

Bone marrow

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-physis


Ex: sym/physis

Growth

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-schisis


Crani/o/schisis

Split, fissure

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Arthr/o


Ex: arthr/itis

Joint

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Pelvi, pelv/o


Ex: pelv/ic

Pelvis, pelvis bone

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Patell/o


Ex: Patell/ectomy

Patella (kneecap)

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Rachi/o


Rachi/o/tomy

Spine, vertebral column

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Radi/o


Ex: radi/al

Radius ( lower arm bone)

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iLi/o


Ex: iLi/o/femor/al

Ilium

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Pub/o


Pub/ic

Pubis

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Ten/o, tend/o, tendin/o


Ex: tendin/itis

Tendon

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Lumb/o


Ex: lumb/o/sacr/al

Loin, lumbar region of the spine

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Fibul/o


Ex: ischi/o/fibul/ar

Fibula (lower leg bone)

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Humer/o


Ex: humer/al

Humerus (upper arm bone)

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Scapul/o


Ex: supra/scapul/ar

Scapula (shoulder blade)

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Carp/o


Ex: carp/al

Carpals (wrist bones)

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Scoli/o


Ex: scoli/osis

Crooked, curved

35

Oste/o


Ex: oste/itis

Bone

36

Lord/o


Ex: lord/osis

Bent forward

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Kyph/o


Ex: kyph/osis

Hump

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Petr/o


Ex: oste/o/petr/osis

Stone

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My/o, myos/o


Ex: my/o/rrhaphy

Muscle

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Lamin/o


Ex: lamin/ectomy

Lamina (thin, flat plate or layer)

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Kinesi/o


Ex: Brady/kinesi/a

Movement, motion

42

Phalang/o


Ex: phalang/ectomy

Phalanges (fingers or toe bones)

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Burs/o


Ex: burs/itis

Bursa (cavity)

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Crani/o


Ex: crani/al

Cranium (skull)

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Mandibul/o


Ex: sub/mandibul/ar

Mandible (lower jawbone)

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Ischi/o


Ex: ischi/o/fibul/ar

Ischium

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Femor/o


Ex: femor/al

Femur (upper leg bone)

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-desis


Ex: arthr/o/desis

Surgical fixation, fusion

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-asthenia


Ex: my/asthenia

Weakness

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-clasia, -clasis, -clast


Ex: oste/o/clasis

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