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SCOLECOLOGY SCOLEX SCOLICES SCOLIOSIS

~ SCOLECOLOGY  sc> STUDY OF HELMINTS or TAPEWORMS
                   component of HELMINTOLOGY
~ SCOLEX       or plural
~ SCOLICES     id+ | CURVING as if to denote the
                     mode how worms move |
               gr  SKOLIOS = TWISTED
               lat SCOLEX    WORM  note TAPEWORM
               biol> THE ORGAN BY WHICH A TAPEWORM
                     ATTACHES WITH
               med> such organisms often are PARASITES
~ SCOLIOSIS    id+ | CURVE or CROOKED
               sug> SCALENE  SCOLEX
  med> LATERAL DEVIATION OF THE SPINE FROM
       THE STRAIGHT VERTICAL LINE
  see> KYPHOSIS
       AN EXCESS OF POSTERIOR BOWING of the DORSAL SPINE
  see> LORDOSIS
  EXCESS OF ANTERIOR BOWING of the LUMBAR SPINE

        

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