Ruptured discs in the spinal column; fractures. infections, and tumors of the back,
pelvis, or retroperitoneum; and degenerative joint disease of the lumbosacral area
can all cause _____________________________________.
The individual has a benign ganglion. What is the treatment?
If the median nerve of the wrist is compressed within the carpal tunnel, an
individual may suffer from _________________________________________.
Rapid erosion and fragmentation of cartilage around the knee are characteristic of
Osteomyelitis, condition caused by a pus-producing infection, is best treated by
and bed rest.
List the three regions of the back in which low back pain occurs.
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