Med Surg

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  1. bursitis
    inflammation of a fluid-filled sac in a joint
  2. contracture
    abnormal shortening of muscle or fibrosis of joint structure
  3. involucrum
    new bone growth around a sequestrum
  4. radiculopathy
    disease of a nerve root
  5. sciatica
    sciatic nerve pain; pain travels down back of thigh into foot
  6. sequestrum
    dead bone in abscess cavity
  7. tendinitis
    inflammation of muscle tendons
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