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Medical terminology in orthopedics

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53 common medical terms in orthopedic surgery

  1. Abbott”s method
  2. Active splint
  3. Anderson splint
  4. Apicotomy
  5. Arthrectomy
  6. Arthrotomy, synosteotomy
  7. Astragalectomy
  8. Bone bank
  9. Bone cement
  10. Bursotomy
  11. Capsulectomy
  12. Capsulotomy
  13. Carpectomy
  14. Cement
  15. Chondrectomy
  16. Condylotomy
  17. Contact splint
  18. Diskectomy
  19. Ladder splint
  20. Laminectomy
  21. Lobotomy
  22. Mastoidectomy
  23. Medullary nailing
  24. Meniscectomy
  25. Nailing
  26. Ossiculectomy
  27. Ossiculotomy
  28. Osteo arthrotomy
  29. Osteopath
  30. Osteotomy
  31. Patellectomy
  32. Periostotomy
  33. Phalangectomy
  34. Prolapsed Disc
  35. Resectable
  36. Shin splints
  37. Sphenoidotomy
  38. Sternotomy
  39. Synchondrotomy
  40. Syndesmectomy
  41. Syndesmotomy
  42. Tarsectomy
  43. Tendolysis
  44. Tenectomy
  45. Tenosynovectomy
  46. Tenotomy
  47. Thomas splint
  48. Thyrochondrotomy
  49. Transversectomy
  50. Transversotomy
  51. Trephine
  52. Vertebrectony
  53. Villusectomy
Last Reviewed
November 19, 2022
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