2011 ortho.txt

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2011 ortho.txt
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  1. abs-
    from, away from, off
  2. ad-
    Toward, to the center
  3. arthr-
    A joint, an articulation
  4. circum-
    Circular, circular movement, around
  5. crani-
    Cranium, skull
  6. desm-
    Fibrous connection, ligament
  7. disc-
    disc, disc-shaped
  8. Fibr-
    Fiber
  9. Hemi-
    one-half
  10. Infra-
    Below, beneath, under
  11. inter-
    Among, between
  12. Intra-
    Within
  13. juxta-
    Near to, beside
  14. myel-
    Bone marrow
  15. omo-
    Shoulder
  16. ossi-
    Bone, bony
  17. ost-, oste-
    Bone, bony
  18. ped-
    Foot, feet
  19. rachi-
    Spine
  20. radio-
    Relating to the radius
  21. supra-
    Above, over
  22. tenon-, tenont-
    Tendon
  23. -algia
    Pain
  24. -asthenia
    Weakness
  25. -desis
    Binding, stabilizing, fixation of a bone or joint, tie together
  26. -dynia
    Pain
  27. -ectomy
    Removal of an anatomical structure
  28. -flexion
    Bending, flexing
  29. -listhesis
    Slipping
  30. -malacia
    Softening or loss of consistency
  31. -porosis
    A porous condition
  32. -praxia
    The performance of an action
  33. -rrhaphy
    Surgical suturing
  34. -thorax
    The upper part of the trunk between the neck and the abdomen
  35. -tome
    A cutting instrument
  36. -trophy, -trophic
    Food, nutrition
  37. ankyl/o
    bent, crooked, stiff, fused, fixed, closed
  38. arthr/o
    A joint, and articulation
  39. Articul/o
    Joint
  40. Brachi/o
    arm
  41. burs/i, burs/o
    Closed sac or envelope containing fluid
  42. Calcane/o
    Calcaneus, heel
  43. carp/i
    Wrist bone
  44. cephal/o
    head, toward the head
  45. cervic/o
    A cervix or neck, in any sense
  46. chondr/o, chondri/o
    Cartilage
  47. Clavucul/o
    Clavicle
  48. coccyg/o
    coccyx
  49. cost/o
    Ribs
  50. crani/o
    Cranium, skull
  51. desm/o
    Fibrous connection, ligament
  52. disc/o
    disc, disc-shaped
  53. dors/i, dors/o
    Back, back portion, toward the back
  54. fasci/o
    Fascia
  55. femor/o
    Femur
  56. fiber/o
    Fiber
  57. fibul/o
    Fibula
  58. ili/o
    Ilium, broad portion of the hip bone
  59. ischi/o
    ischium, hip joint, haunch
  60. lord/o
    Curved, bent
  61. my/o
    Muscle
  62. myel/o
    Bone marrow
  63. orth/o
    Straight or normal, in proper order
  64. osse/o
    Bone, bony
  65. oste/o
    Bone, bony
  66. pector/o
    Chest
  67. ped/i, ped/o
    Foot, feet
  68. pelv/i, pelv/o, pelvi/o
    Pelvis
  69. perioste/o
    Periosteum
  70. perone/o
    Fibula
  71. plant/o
    Sole of foot
  72. rachi/o
    Spine
  73. rhabd/o
    Rod, rod-shaped
  74. rhiz/o
    root
  75. sacr/o
    Sacrum
  76. scaph/o
    Scaphoid, boat-shaped, hollowed
  77. scapul/o
    Scapula (shoulder blade)
  78. scoli/o
    crooked
  79. spin/o
    The spine
  80. spondyl/
    Vertebra
  81. stern/o
    The sternum, sternal
  82. tars/o
    tarsus (ankle and foot bones)
  83. ten/o, tenont/o
    Tendon
  84. thorac/o, thoracic/o
    Chest
  85. tibi/o
    Tibia, shinbone
  86. uln/o
    Relating to the ulna
  87. vertebr/o
    Vertebra, vertebral

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