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Words Part 10
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  1. internal fixation
    pins, screws, rods, or plates used to stabilize the alignment
  2. external fixation
    medal rods and pins are attached from outside the skin surface
  3. bone grafting
    stimulate healing process
  4. electrical bone stimulation
    stimulate healing process
  5. myoplasty
    surgical repair of muscle
  6. myorrhaphy
    suturing two torn ends of muscle
  7. nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
    • NSAIDs
    • common pharmacological treatment for inflammation or pain of muscle or bone
  8. orthotics
    constriction and fitting of orthopedic appliances to assist a patient; such as lifts, artificial limbs and retraction devices
  9. orthotist
    specialist in orthotics
  10. prosthesis
    an artificial limb
  11. osteotomy
    surgical removal or bone tissue

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