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#1 2008-06-06 09:35:55

Craig C Clarke
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"tendernitis" for tendonitis

“My mother has had tendernitis in her foot for about six weeks.”
http://medical.justanswer.com/doctor/n8 … s-foot-six

“Has anyone ever heard of tendernitis in the back or hip?”
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index … 734AAWqJyJ

3740 google hits, appears to be pretty common. The new imagery is fairly obvious.

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#2 2008-06-06 23:28:41

kem
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Re: "tendernitis" for tendonitis

Good one. You get a few dozen more hits if you look for “tenderitis” (i.e., without the “n”).


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