Ch. 7 The Skeletal System (II)

  1. burs/o
    bursa (sac filled with synovial fluid located around joints)
  2. -blast
    immature
  3. -centesis
    surgical puncture to remove fluid; aspiration
  4. -clasis
    surgical fracture or refracture
  5. -clast
    breakdown
  6. -desis
    surgical fusion; surgical binding
  7. -genesis
    formation
  8. -malacia
    softening
  9. -osis
    abnormal condition
  10. -physis
    to grow
  11. -porosis
    porous
  12. -sarcoma
    malignant tumor of connective tissue
  13. ortho-
    straight
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Ch. 7 The Skeletal System (II)
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