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Acrim/o

Acromin (projection of none from the scapula) process

1

Ambul/o

Walk

2

Ankyl/o

Stiffness

3

Brachi/o

Arm

4

Calcane/o

Heel bone, calcaneus

5

Carp/o

Wrist bones

6

Cervic/o

Neck

7

Cheil/o

Lips

8

Chol/e

Bile, gall

9

Clavicul/o

Clavicle (collar bone)

10

Condyl/o

Condyle, round bony process

11

Dactyl/o

Digits

12

Disc/o, disk/o

Intervertebral disk

13

Femor/o

Femur

14

Fibul/o

Fibula

15

Gangli/o

Ganglion

16

Humer/o

Humerus

17

Ile/o

Small intestine

18

Ili/o

Upper pelvic bone, ilium

19

Ischi/o

Hip bone, ischium

20

Kyph/o

Hunchback, prosterior curve

21

Lamin/o

Lamina of the vertebral disk

22

-lithesis

Slipping (slipped, displaced)

23

Lord/o

Bent back, anterior lumbar curvature

24

Metacarp/

Metacarpals, hand bones

25

Nyct/o, noct/I

Night

26

Onych/o

Nails

27

Palat/o, uran/o

Palate

28

Phalang/o

Phalanges, finger and toe bones

29

Phren/o

Mind

30

Proct/o

Anus and rectum

31

Rach/I/o

Spine

32

Radi/o

Radius bone, X-ray

33

Scar/o

Sacrum

34

Scapul/o

Scapula, shoulder blade

35

-schisis

Suffix for split

36

Schiz/o, schist/o

Combing forms for split

37

Scoli/o

"S" shaped, lateral curvature

38

Stern/o

Sternum

39

Tars/o

Tarsal, ankle area bone

40

Tibi/o

Tibia

41

Uln/o

Ulna

42

Viscer/o

Organ

43

Xiph/o

Xiphoid process