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Ankylosis

Abnormal condition of stiffness

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Chondromalacia

Softening of cartilage

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Cranioschisis

Fissure of the cranium

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Fibromyalgia

Pain in the fibrous tissue and muscles

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Kyphosis

Abnormal condition of a hump

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Lordosis

Abnormal condition of bending forward, swayback

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Myasthenia

Muscle weakness

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Osteitis

Inflammation of the bone

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Osteochondritis

Inflammation of the bone and cartilage

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Osteofibroma

Tumor of the bone and fibrous tissue

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Osteomalacia

Softening of bone

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Osteopenia

Abnormal reduction of bone mass

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Osteopetrosis

Abnormal condition of stone like bones

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Osteosarcoma

Malignant tumor of the bone

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Polymyositis

Inflammation of many muscles

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Rachischisis

Fissure of the vertebral column

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Rhabdomyolysis

Dissolution of striated muscle

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Sarcopenia

Abnormal reduction of connective tissue

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Scoliosis

Abnormal condition of curved spine

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Spondylarthritis

Inflammation of the vertebral joints

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Spondylosis

Abnormal condition of the vertebrae

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Synoviosarcoma

Malignant tumor of the synovial membrane

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Tenosynovitis

Inflammation of the tendon and synovial membrane

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