Musculoskeletal System 14

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Musculoskeletal System 14
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2013-04-17 09:07:40
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  1. periosteum
    outermost layer of bone
  2. tendons
    attach muscle to bone
  3. arthrodesis
    joint fixation or fusion
  4. cost/o
    ribs
  5. intercostal
    between ribs
  6. intracranial
    within cranium
  7. chrondr/o
    cartilage
  8. chondroplasty
    repair of cartilage
  9. osteonecrosis
    bone death
  10. exostosis
    benign bone growth
  11. tenomyoplatsy
    surgical repair of tendon and muscle
  12. symphysis
    growing together
  13. myasthenia gravis
    severe muscle weakness
  14. rachioschisis
    split of spine
  15. ankylosing spondylitis
    arthritis of spine
  16. osteoclasis
    cells that break down bone
  17. comminuted
    broken into many pieces
  18. bursitis
    inflammation of bursae
  19. gout
    sodium urate crystals in joints
  20. acetabuloplatsy
    surgical condition of porous bones
  21. osterogenisis imperfecta
    hereditary disorder of brittle bones
  22. kyphosis
    hunch back
  23. lordosis
    exaggerated lumbar curve
  24. muscular dystrophy
    hereditary muscular weakness disease
  25. dyskinesia
    difficult movement
  26. osteomalacia
    softening of bones
  27. carpal tunnel syndrome
    compression of medial nerve
  28. prosthesis
    artificial body part
  29. orthotist
    person who makes orthoties
  30. podiatrist
    foot doctor
  31. chiropractor
    one who manipulates the spine
  32. osteopathy
    naturalistic treatment that considers organs and muscular skeletal system

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