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Related to arthrology: myology
the scientific study of the joints and ligaments; also applied to the body of knowledge relating thereto.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
The branch of anatomy concerned with the joints.
[arthro- + G. logos, study]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
arthrologyThe 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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Branch of anatomy concerned with joints.
[G. arthron, joint + G. logos, study]
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