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arthalgia
joint pain
atrophy
shrinking of a muscle
crepitation
or
crepitus
grating sound sometimes made by movement of a joint or broken bones
exostosis
a projection arising from a bone that develops from cartilage
flaccid
flabby relaxed or having defective or absent muscle tone
hypertrophy
increase in the size of a muscle
hypotonia
reduced muscle tension
myalgia
or
myodynia
muscle pain
ostealgia
or
osteodynia
bone pain
rigor
or
rigidity
stiffness; stiff muscle
spasm
drawing in; involuntary contraction of muuscle
spastic
uncontrolled contractions of skeletal muscles causing stiff and awkward movements
tetany
tension; prolonged, continuous muscle contraction
tremor
shaking; rhythmic muscular movement