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-scopy

visual examination

62

a

without, not

63

dys

bad; painful; difficult

64

sub-

under, below

65

supra-

above; excessive; superior

66

syn-

union, together, joined

67

ACL

anterior cruciate ligament

68

Ca

calcium; cancer

69

AE

above the elbow

70

CDH

congenital dislocation of the hip

71

AK

above the knee

72

CTS

carpal tunnel syndrome

73

BE

barium enema; below the elbow

74

CT

computed tomography

75

BK

below the knee

76

DEXA,DXA

dual energy x-ray absorptiometry

77

C1, C2, and so on

first cervical vertebra, second cervical vertebra, and so on

78

DJD

degenerative joint disease

79

EMG

electromyography

80

MS

musculoskeletal; multiple sclerosis; mental status; mitral stenosis

81

Fx

fracture

82

NSAIDs

nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs

83

MG

myasthenia gravis

84

ORTH, ortho

orthopedics

85

HD

hemodialysis; hip disarticulation; hearing distance

86

P

phosphorus; pulse

87

HNP

herniated nucleus pulposus (herniated disk)

88

PCL

posterior cruciate ligament

89

HP

hemipelvectomy

90

RA

rheumatoid arthritis; right atrium