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Muscoskeletal, Nervous, Sensory

Crepitation kreh-pih-TAY-shun A crackling sound heard in joints
Genu Valgum JEH-noo VAL-gum Knock-knee, knee pointed in
Arthrocentesis ar-throh-sin-TEE-sis Puncture of a joint
Scoliosis SKOH-lee-OH-sis Crooked back, abnormal lateral curvature of the spine
Myoclonus mai-AWK-loh-nus Muscle twitching
Cephalodynia SEH-fah-loh-DAI-nee-ah Head pain
Monoplegia MAW-noh-PLEE-jah Partial paralysis of one limb
Acrophobia AK-roh-FOHA-bee-ah Fear of heights
Neurosclerosis NIR-oh-skleh-ROH-sis Hardening of nerves
Asthenopia AS-then-OH-pee-ah Weak vision (i.e., eye strain)
Dacryoadenalgia DAK-ree-oh-AD-en-AL-jah Pain in the tear gland
Xerophthalmia ZER-off-THAL-mee-ah Dry eyes
Presbycusis PREZ-bih-KOO-sis Loss of hearing in old age
Retinoscopy RET-in-AWS-koh-pee Procedure for looking at the retina
Metatarsalgia meh-tah-tar-SAL-jah Pain in the bones of the foot
Created by: Lebrijak
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