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Stenosis
narrowing
Sclerosis
hardening
Mesentery
suspends the intestines within the abdominal cavity
Parietal Peritoneum
Lines abdominal cavity
Left and Right Hypochondriac regions
covered by the lower ribs
Dyspalsia
abnormal development of tissue cells and cells
Functional disorder
ne detectable physical changes to explain the symptoms being experienced
Genome
entire set of genses derived from one parent
Kyphosis
outward curvature of the thoracic spine
Lordosis
abnormal forward curvature of the lower lunbar spine
Rheumatoid arthritis
automimmune disorder that effects joints and connective tissue
hematopoitic
pertaining to the fomation of blood cells
Arthrodesis
stiffening of a joint or the joining of spinal vertebrea by surgical means
Osteomyelitis
the inflammation of bone and bone marrow
Scoliosis
abnormal lateral curvature of the lumbar spine
Exostosis
benign growth on the surface of the bone
Gouty arthritis
associated with the formation of uric acid crystals in the joint
Spondylosis
any degenerative condition of the vertebrae
greenstick fracture (incomplete fracture)
bone is partially bent and only partially broken
Closed fracture
AKA simple fracture or complete fracture - where the bone is broken but no open wound to the skin.
Open (Compound) fracture
where the bone protrudes from a wound in the skin
Oblique fracture
a closed fracture that is at an angle
Clasis
to break
desis
surgical fixation
lysis
setting free
Spondyl/o
vertebra,vertebral column
poietic
pertaininf to the formation
Spondylolisthesis
a subluxation of one vertebra over the one below it
Subluxation
the displacement of bone from its joint
Spondylolisthesis
a subluxation of one vertebra over the one below it
Tenodesis
suture a tendon to bone
Hypotonia
Condition of diminished skeletal tone and resistance to stretching
Bones of the hand
carpals
metacarpals
phalanges
bones of the feet
Tarsals
Metatarsals
Phalanges