coxa-, coxo-, cox-

(Latin: hip [anatomy], hip-bone, hip joint)

coxa (KAHK suh) (s) (noun), coxae (KAHK see") (pl)
1. The hip or hip joint.
2. In zoology, the first segment of the legs on an insect, or other arthropod, joining each one to its body.
coxa magna (s) (noun), coxa magnas (pl)
A hip joint with an abnormally large femoral head which is part of the long bone in the thigh that goes from the hip joint to the knee.
coxagra (s) (noun), coagras (pl)
Pain in the hip.
coxal (adjective) (not comparable)
A reference to the hip or the hip joint.
coxalgia (s) (noun), coxalgias (pl)
1. Pain in the hip.
2. Hip-joint disease.
coxankylometer (s) (noun), coxankylometers (pl)
An instrument or device that measures the degree of deformity in a diseased hip joint.
coxarthritis (s) (noun), coxarthritides (pl)
Inflammation of the connecting links of the hips: Unger was afraid that the coxarthritis he was developing in his hip joints would hamper his participation in the bicycle races.
coxarthropathy (s) (noun), coxarthropathies (pl)
A localized disease effecting the hip joints: As a result of his coxarthropathy, Astor was scheduled to have a hip replacement surgery the following month.
coxarthrosis (s) (noun), coxarthroses (pl)
A degenerative osteoarthrosis or the inflammatory cartilage in the joint-space of the hip.
coxitis (s) (noun), coxitides (pl)
Inflammation of the hip joint.
coxodynia (s) (noun), coxodynias (pl)
Pain in the hip joint.
coxofemoral (adjective) (not comparable)
Pertaining to or relating to the hip, or the hip bone, and the long bone of the thigh which goes from the hip joint to the knee joint.
coxotomy (s) (noun), coxotomies (pl)
A surgical operation on the hip joint.
coxotuberculosis (s) (noun), coxotuberculoses (pl)
An infectious disease of the hip joint.
merocoxalgia (s) (noun), merocoxalgias (pl)
A painful condition of the thigh and hip.