Skeletal Word Elements 3

  1. -desis
    binding, fixation (of a bone or tissue)
  2. -malacia
    softening
  3. -physis
    growth
  4. -porosis
    porous
  5. -ptosis
    prolapse, downward displacement
  6. -metry
    act of measuring
  7. -graph
    instrument for measuring
  8. sub-
    under, below
  9. carpoptosis, dropped wrist
    downward displacement of the wrist
  10. cervical
    pertaining to the neck
  11. subcostal
    beneath the ribs
  12. craniotomy
    incision through the cranium, usually to gain access to the brain during neurosurgical procedures
  13. humeral
    pertaining to the humerus
  14. metacarpectomy
    excision of one or more metacarpal bones
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Skeletal Word Elements 3
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Skeletal Word Elements
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