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AEA

above elbow amputation

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AFO

ankle foot orthosis

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AKA

above knee amputation

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AROM

active range of motion

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BEA

below elbow amputation

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BKA

below knee amputation

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BSF

basal skull fracture

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C1 - C7

cervical vertebrae

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CDH

congenital dislocation of hip

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CPM

continuous passive motion

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DJD

degenerative joint disease

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FRJM

full range of joint movement

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FROM

full range of motion

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Fx

fracture

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HD

herniated disk

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IVD

intervertebral disk

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JRA

juvenile rheumatoid arthritis

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jt, jnt

joint

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KB

knee brace

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Kj

knee jerk

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L1 - L5

lumber vertebrae

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LBP

lower back pain

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LOM

limitation of motion/movement, loss of motion/movement

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LS

lumbosacral

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OA

osteoarthritis

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OAWO

opening abductory wedge osteotomy

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OM

osteomalacia, osteomyelitis

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ORIF

open reduction internal fixation

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Ortho

orthopedics

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PEMF

pulsing electromagnetic field

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PKR

partial knee replacement

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PROM

passive range of motion

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RA

rheumatoid arthritis

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RF

rheumatoid factor

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ROM

range of motion

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S1 - S5

sacral vertebrae

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sh, shld

shoulder

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skel, sk

skeletal

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T1 - T12

thoracic vertebrae

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THR

total hip replacement

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TRA

total knee arthroplasty

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TKR

total knee replacement

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TMJ

temporomandibular joint

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TX, Tx

traction