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  1. patella
    kneecap
  2. yellow bone marrow
    bone tissu that functinos as a fat storage area and is located in the medullary cavity
  3. dawarfism
    short stature
  4. formen
    the opening in a bone through which the blood vessels, nerves, and ligaments pass
  5. artroplasty
    the surgical repair or replacement of a damaged joint
  6. gouty arthritis
    from of arthritis which is characterized by the depositi of uric acid in the joints
  7. chondroplasty
    a surgical repair of cartilage
  8. ultrasonic bone density testing
    test for osteoporosis
  9. primary bone cancer
    a relatively rare malignant tumor that originates in a bone
  10. closed reduction
    the attempted realignment of the bone involved in a fracture or joint dislocation
  11. cardiorrhexis
    rupture of the heart
  12. arterionecrosis
    the tissue death of an artery or arteries
  13. hepatorrhagia
    bleeding from the liver
  14. perinatal
    the times and events surrounding birth
  15. ilium
    part of the hip bone
  16. atresia
    congenital absence of a normal opening or the filure of a structure

    (ex. anus, to be tubular)
  17. genome
    the complete set of an individual's genetic information
  18. ABDOMINOCENTESIS
    the surgical puncture of the abdominal cavity to remove fluid
  19. ACRONYM
    a word formed from the intitial letter of the major parts of a compound term
  20. ACUTE
    a condition that has a rapid onset, a severe course, and a relatively short duration
  21. ANGIOGRAPHY
    the process of producing a radiographic (x-ray) study of the blood vessels after the injection to make these blood vessels visible
  22. APPENDECTOMY
    surgical removal of the appendix
  23. ARTERIOSCLEROSIS
    the abnormal hardening of the walls of an artery or arterries
  24. ARTHRALGIA
    pain in a joint or joints
  25. COLOSTOMY
    a surgical creation of an artificial excretory opening between the colon and the body surface
  26. CYANOSIS
    a blue discoloration of the skin caused by a lack of adequate oxygen in the blood
  27. DERMATOLOGIST
    blue discoloration of the shin caused by a lack of oxygen in the blood
  28. DIAGNOSIS
    the identification of a disease

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