Skeletal Word Elements 2

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Skeletal Word Elements 2
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2014-07-25 15:24:46
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Skeletal Word Elements
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  1. pelv/o, pelv/i
    • pelvis/ pelvic girdle
    • composed of 3 pairs of fused bones (ilium, pubis, ischium), the sacrum, and the coccyx
    • provides attachment for the legs and supports the soft organs of the abdominal cavity
  2. radi/o
    radiation, xray; radius (lower arm bone on the thumb side)
  3. tibi/o
    • tibia (larger bone of the lower leg)
    • weight bearing bone of the lower leg
  4. ankyl/o
    stiffness; bent, crooked
  5. arthr/o
    joint
  6. chondr/o
    cartilage
  7. lamin/o
    lamina (part of the vertebral arch)
  8. myel/o
    bone marrow, spinal cord
  9. orth/o
    straight
  10. oste/o
    bone
  11. ped/o
    foot, child
  12. -ics
    pertaining to
  13. -clast
    to break, surgical fracture
  14. -cyte
    cell

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