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AAROM

active assistive range of motion

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ACL

anterior cruciate ligament

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ADL

activity of daily living

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AE

above the elbow

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AK

above the knee

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AKA

above-the-knee amputation

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AP

anteroposterior

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AROM

active range of motion

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AS

ankylosing spondylitis

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BE

below the elbow

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BK

below the knee

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BKA

below-the-knee amputation

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BMD

bone mineral density

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C1-C7

first cervical vertebra, second cervical vertebra, etc.

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DJD

degenerative joint disease (osteoarthritis)

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DTR

deep tendon reflex

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EMG

electromyography

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Fx

fracture

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HNP

herniated nucleus pulposus

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IM

intramuscular

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JRA

juvenile rheumatoid arthritis

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L1-L5

first lumbar vertebra, second lumbar vertebra, etc.

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LE

lower extremity

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LLE

left lower extremity

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LUE

left upper extremity

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MMT

manual muscle test

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MVA

motor vehicle accident

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NSAID

nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

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OA

osteoarthritis

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ORIF

open reduction-internal fixation