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Flashcards in Musculoskeletal: Combining Forms Deck (37):
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ankyl/o

crooked or stiff

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arthr/o

joint (articulations)

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articul/o

joint (articulations)

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brachi/o

arm

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cervic/o

neck

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chondr/o

cartilage

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cost/o

rib

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crani/o

skull

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dactyl/o

digit (finger or toe)

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fasci/o

fascia (a band)

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femor/o

femur

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fibr/o

fiber

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kyph/o

humpback

14

lei/o

smooth

15

lord/o

bent

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lumb/o



loin (lower back)

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myel/o

bone marrow or spinal cord

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my/o

muscle

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myos/o

muscle

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muscul/o

muscle

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oste/o



bone

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patell/o



knee cap

23

pelv/i

hip bone or pelvic cavity

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pelv/o

hip bone or pelvic cavity

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radi/o

radius

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rhabd/o

rod shaped or striated (skeletal)

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sarc/o

flesh

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scoli/o

twisted

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spondyl/o

vertebra

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vertebr/o

vertebra

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stern/o

sternum

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ten/o

tendon

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tend/o

tendon

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tendin/o

tendon

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thorac/o

chest

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ton/o

tone or tension

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uln/o

ulna