Glossary

Glossary

# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
There are currently 5 glossary items in this directory beginning with the letter E.
Edema
swelling of a body part

Extremity
limb

Endoskeletonal
like the human body, the rigid support is internal

Energy-storing feet
Prosthetic feet that adds life to the step, a material is usually deflected upon weight bearing and the foot springs back designed to help move the prosthesis forward with less energy

Exoskeletonal
the rigid support structure is on the outside