Musculoskeletal System

The Musculoskeletal System is the system of muscles and bones (skeleton) throughout the body. Musculoskeletal symptoms include muscle symptoms, muscle pain, muscle stiffness, bone symptoms, bone pain, and many others. Musculoskeletal disorders include muscle disorders, bone disorders, and many combined disorder.

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musculoskeletal: Relating to the muscles, joints and bones.

Source: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare1

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Musculoskeletal System: The Muscles, bones (Bone And Bones), and Cartilage of the body.2

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  1. Source: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare: reports-statistics/ health-welfare-overview/ australias-health/ glossary
  2. Source: MeSH (U.S. National Library of Medicine)
  3. Source: MedLinePlus (NIH): muscledisorders.html
  4. Source: NIAMS (NIH): Health_Info/ Bone_Health/ default.asp
  5. Source: MedLinePlus (NIH): muscledisorders.html
  6. Source: NIAMS (NIH): Health_Info/ Bone_Health/ default.asp

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