pain in the lumbar region of the spine also known as low back pain mallelous

Pain in the lumbar region of the spine also known as

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orthotic a mechanical appliance, such as a leg brace or splint, that is specially designed to control, correct, or compensate for impaired limb function osteitis inflammation of the bone Osteoarthritis (OA) the type of arthritis most commonly associated with aging also known as wear and tear arthritis osteochondroma benign bony projection covered with cartilage osteoclasis surgical fracture of a bone to correct a deformity osteomalacia abnormal softening of bones in adults ostemyelitis inflammation of the bone marrow and adjacent bone osteopenia thinner-than-average bone density osteoporosis a marked loss of bone density and an increase in bone porosity frequently associated with again osteoporotic hip fracture A broken bone usually caused by weakening of the bones due to osteoporosis and can occur either spontaneously or as the result of a fall. osteorrhaphy the surgical suturing, or wiring together, of bones pagets disease A disease of unknown origin that is characterized by extensive breakdown of bone tissue followed by abnormal bone formation. pathologic fracture when a bone breaks under normal strain bc the bone has been weakened by osteoporosis or by a disease process such as cancer percutaneous vertebroplasty
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