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arthralgia
joint pain
atrophy
shrinking of tissue such as a muscle
crepitation
crepitus
grating sound made by movement of some joints 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 size of tissue such as muscle
hypotonia
reduced muscle tone or tension
myalgia
myodynia
muscle pain
ostealgia
osteodynia
bone pain
rigor or rigidity
stiffness; stiff muscle
spasm
drawing in;
involuntary contraction of muscle
spastic
uncontrolled contractions of skeletal muscles causing stiff and awkward movements
tetany
tension;
prolonged, continuous muscle contraction
tremor
shaking;
rhythmic muscular movement