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syndesmology

 [sin″dez-mol´ah-je]
scientific study of the ligaments and joints.

ar·throl·o·gy

(ar-throl'ō-jē),
The branch of anatomy concerned with the joints.
[arthro- + G. logos, study]

arthrology

The formal study of the anatomy, physiology, derangements and management of joints and articulations; the term’s use is waning in the working medical parlance.
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