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crani/o

skull

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vertebr/o, spondyl/o, rachi/o

spine

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lumb/o, lumbar

lower back

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clavic/o

collar bone

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scapul/o

shoulder blade

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humer/o

upper arm bone

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stern/o

breast bone

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cost/o

ribs

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chondr/o

cartilage

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phalang/o

phalanges

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carp/o

carplals

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tars/o

ankle bones

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ilium

part of the hip bone

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femor/o

upper leg, femur bone

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patell/o

knee cap

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fibul/o

lower leg bone

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alignment

placing fractured bones into correct anatomical position

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ambulate

able to walk

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ambulatory

pertaining to walking

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deformity/deformed

distortion of any part

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dislocate/dislocation

temprary displacement of a bone from its joint

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immobilize/immobilization

making a part of limb so that it cannot be moved

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orthopod

orthopedist

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reduce/reduction

restoring a fractured bone to its normal position

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symetry

both sides being equal

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traction

pulling force on a limb to return bone or joint to normal position

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CR

closed reduction

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CRIF

closed reduction internal fixation (fracture treatment)

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ORIF

open reduction internal fixation (surgical fracture treatment)

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symphysis joint

joints that don't move

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menisc/o

cartilage within a joint

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oste/o

bone

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myel/o

bone marrow or spinal cord

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my/o

muscle

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ankyl/o

stiff

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intercostal

between the ribs

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supracostal

above the ribs

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osteoclasis

surgically fixing a bone

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osteodesis

to fuse a bone together

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lord/o

bent forward

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kyph/o

humpback

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myoasthenia

muscle weakness

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orthopedic surgeon

specializes in bones joints and muscles

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kinesiology

study of the movement and motions

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Fx

fracture or broken bone

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DISL

dislocation

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ROM

range of motion

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OT

occupational therapy

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OA

osteoarthritis

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Ht

height

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Wt

weight

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ortho

prthropedicacs

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MD

muscular mystrophy

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D.O.

doctor of osteopathy

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NSAID

non steroidal anti-inflammatory drug

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RA

rheumatoid arthritis

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AKA

above knee amputations

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BKA

below knee amputation