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1

arthralgia

joint pain
arthr/o=joint
-algia=pain

2

bursitis

inflammation of a bursa
burs/o=bursa
-itis=inflammation

3

callus

the mass of bone tissue that forms at a fracture site during its healing

4

chondromalacia

softening of the cartilage
chondr/o=cartilage
-malacia=softening

5

crepitation

the noise produced by bones or cartilage rubbing together in conditions such as arthritis

6

ostealgia

bone pain
oste/o=bone
-algia=pain

7

osteomyelitis

inflammation of bone and bone marrow
oste/o=bone
myel/o-bone marrow
-itis-inflammation

8

synovitis

inflammation of synovial membrane
synov/o=synovial membrane
-itis=membrane