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ankyl/o

stiff joint

1

arthr/o

joint

2

articul/o

joint

3

burs/o

bursa

4

carp/o

carpus

5

cervic/o

neck

6

chondr/o

caritlage

7

clavicul/o

clavicle

8

coccyg/o

coccyx

9

cortic/o

outer portion

10

cost/o

rib

11

crani/o

skull

12

cutane/o

skin

13

erythr/o

red

14

femor/o

femur

15

fibul/o

fibula

16

humer/o

humerus

17

ili/o

ilium

18

ischi/o

ischium

19

kyph/o

hump

20

lamin/o

lamina, part of verterbra

21

lord/o

bent backwards

22

lumb/o

low back

23

mandibul/o

mandible

24

maxill/o

maxilla

25

medull/o

inner portion

26

metacarp/o

metacarpus

27

metatars/o

metatarsus

28

myel/o

bone marrow

29

orth/o

straight

30

oste/o

bone

31

patel/o

patella

32

path/o

disease

33

ped/o

child, foot

34

pelv/o

pelvis

35

phalang/o

phalanges

36

pod/o

foot

37

prosthet/o

addition

38

pub/o

pubis

39

radi/o

radius, ray (x-ray)

40

sacr/o

sacrum

41

sarc/o

flesh

42

scapul/o

scapula

43

scoli/o

crooked, bent

44

spin/o

spine

45

spondyl/o

verterbra

46

stern/o

sternum

47

synovi/o

synovial membrane

48

synov/o

synovial membrane

49

system/o

system

50

tars/o

tarsus

51

thorac/o

thorax

52

tibi/o

tibia

53

uln/o

ulna

54

vertebr/o

verterbra

55

-algia

pain

56

-centesis

punture to withdraw fluid

57

-clasia

surgically break

58

-desis

fuse

59

-ectomy

surgical removal

60

-genic

producing

61

-gram

record

62

-graphy

process of recording

63

-iatry

medical treatment

64

-listhesis

slipping

65

-metry

process of measuring

66

-oma

tumor

67

-otomy

cutting into

68

-pathy

disease

69

-porosis

-porous

70

-scope

instrument for viewing

71

-scopy

process of visually examining

72

-stenosis

narrowing

73

-tome

instrument used to cut