skeletal med terms exam 3 health assessment

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a-

absence of, withouth

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ab-

away from

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ad-

towards

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brady-

slow

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dys-

painful, difficult, abnormal, labored

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hyper-

above, execessive

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inter-

between

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intra-

within, in

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poly-

many

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sub-

below, under

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supra-

above

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sym-

together, joined

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syn-

together, joined

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ankyl/o

stiff, bent

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aponeur/o

aponeurosis

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arthr/o

joint

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burs/o

bursa

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carp/o

carpals, wrists

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chondr/o

cartilage

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clavic/o

clavicle, collarbone

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calvicul/o

clavicle, collarbone

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cost/o

ribs

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crani/o

cranium

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disk/o

intervertebral disk

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femor/o

femur, upper leg bone

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fibul/o

fibula, lower leg bone

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humer/o

humerus, upper arm bone

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ili/o

ilium

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ischi/o

ischium

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kinesi/o

movement, motion

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kyph/o

increased convexity of spine

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lord/o

bent forward, increased concavity of the spine

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lumb/o

loin, lumbar region of spine

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mandibul/o

mandible, lower jaw bone

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maxill/o

maxilla, upper jaw bone

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menisc/o

meniscus, crescent

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myel/o

spinal cord

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oste/o

bone

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patell/o

patella, kneecap

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pelv/i

pelvis, pelvic bone

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pelv/o

pelvis, pelvic bone

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petr/o

stone

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phalang/o

phalanges, bones of fingers and toes

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pub/o

pubis

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rachi/o

vertebral spine, vertebral column

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radi/o

nerve root

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scapul/o

scapula, shoulder blade

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scoli/o

crooked, curved

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spondyl/o

vertebra, spine, vertebral column

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stern/o

sternum, breast bone

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tars/o

tarsals, ankle bones

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ten/o

tendons

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tendin/o

tendons

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tend/o

tendon

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tibi/o

tibia, lower leg bone

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uln/o

ulna, lower arm bone

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vertebr/o

vertebra, spine, vertebral column

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-al

pertaining to

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-algia

pain

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-ar

pertaining to

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-asthenia

weakness

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-centesis

surgical punture to aspirate fluid

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-clasia

break

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-clasis

break

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-clast

break

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-desis

surgical fixatino, fusion

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-ectomy

excision, surgical removal, cutting out

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-gram

the record, radiographic imaging

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-graphy

process of recording, radiographic imaging

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-ic

pertaining to

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-itis

inflammation

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-lysis

loosening, separating, dissolution

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-malacia

softening

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-oid

resembling

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-oma

tumor

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-osis

abnormal condition

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-penia

abnormal reduction

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-physis

growth

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-plasty

surgicla repiar

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-rrhaphy

suturing, repairing

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-sarcoma

malignant tumor

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-schisis

split, fissure

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-scopy

process of viewing, visual examination

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-tomy

incision, cut into

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-trophy

nourishment, development

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ankylosis

abnormal condition of stiffness

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arthralgia

painful joints

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arthrocentesis

surgical puncture to aspirate fluid from a joint

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arthritis

inflammation of a joint

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arthrodesis

surgical fixation of a joint

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arthroclasia

surgical breaking of a joint

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arthrography

process of recording a joint

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arthoplasty

surgical repair of a joint

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arthroscopy

process of viewing a joint

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bradykinesia

condition of slow movement

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bursectomy

excision of bursa

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bursitis

inflammation of bursa

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carpal

pertaining to wrist

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carpectomy

excision of a carpal

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chondryectomy

excision of cartilage

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