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Anatomy/Physiology

- Bones, Muscles, and Joints - Nemours Foundation
- Atlas of the Body: The Skeleton -- Side View - American Medical Association

Children

- Big Story on Bones - Nemours Foundation
- Orthopedic Conditions - Nemours Foundation
- McCune-Albright Syndrome - National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

Clinical Trials

- ClinicalTrials.gov: Bone Diseases - National Institutes of Health
- ClinicalTrials.gov: Osteomyelitis - National Institutes of Health

Diagnosis/Symptoms

- Glossary of Orthopaedic Diagnostic Tests - American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
- Bone Markers - American Association for Clinical Chemistry
- Calcium Test - American Association for Clinical Chemistry
- Bone Scan: Using Nuclear Medicine to Look for Bone - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Radiography (X-Ray): Bone - American College of Radiology, Radiological Society of North America

Directories

- Find an Orthopaedist - American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Genetics

- Genetics Home Reference: Otospondylomegaepiphyseal - National Library of Medicine
- Genetics Home Reference: Recessive multiple epiphy - National Library of Medicine
- Genetics Home Reference: Weissenbacher-Zweym&Atild - National Library of Medicine
- Genes and Disease: Muscle and Bone - National Center for Biotechnology Information
- Genes and Disease: Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progr - National Center for Biotechnology Information

Organizations

- American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons -
- National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeleta -
- National Institutes of Health Osteoporosis and Rel - National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

Prevention/Screening

- Smoking and Musculoskeletal Health - American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
- ALP (Alkaline Phosphatase) Test - American Association for Clinical Chemistry

Related Issues

- Hyperparathyroidism: What It Is and How It's - American Academy of Family Physicians
- Hearing Loss and Bone Disorders - Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases-National Resource Center

Specific Conditions

- Osteochondritis Dissecans (OCD) - American Academy of Family Physicians
- Renal Osteodystrophy - National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse
- Bone Tumor - American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
- Osteochondroma (Bone Tumor) - American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
- Giant Cell Tumor of Bone - American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
- Osteomyelitis - Cleveland Clinic Foundation
- Bone Spurs (Osteophytes) - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Osteitis Condensans Ilii - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Bone Cyst - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Fibrous Dysplasia - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Bone and Joint Infections - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Craniosynostosis - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Osteopenia - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- What Is Osteomalacia? - Merck & Co., Inc.
- Klippel-Feil Syndrome - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
- Hypophosphatasia - Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases-National Resource Center
- Information for Patients about Fibrous Dysplasia - Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases-National Resource Center
- Information for Patients about Primary Hyperparath - Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases-National Resource Center
- Information for Patients about Osteopetrosis - Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases-National Resource Center

Statistics

- Orthopaedic Fast Facts - American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Treatment

- What Can You Tell Me about Bone and Tissue Transpl - American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
- Exercise and Bone and Joint Conditions - American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
- Limb Lengthening - American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
- Use of Bisphosphonates in Metabolic Bone Diseases - Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases-National Resource Center