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Ankylosis
Immobility of a joint
Arthroplasty
Surgical repair of a joint
Arthritis
Inflammation of a joint
Bunion
Inflammation and thickening of the joint of the big toe and first metatarsal bone
Bursitis
Inflammation of a bursa (sac of fluid near a joint)
CTS
Carpal tunnel syndrome -- compression (by wrist ligament) of the median nerve as it passes between the ligament and the bones and tendons of the wrist
dislocation
Displacement of a bone from its joint
Ganglion
Cystic mass arising from a tendon (often at the wrist)
Gouty arthritis
Inflammation of joint caused by deposits of uric acid crystals
Osteoarthritis
Inflammation of the bones and joints
Sprain
Trauma to a joint with pain, swelling and injury to ligaments
Tendinitis
Inflammation of a tendon
Torticollis
Stiff neck with muscle spasm, pulling neck to the affected side (wryneck)