arthropathy

(redirected from Charcot's arthropathy)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to Charcot's arthropathy: neuropathic joint, neuropathic arthropathy, Charcot arthritis

ar·throp·a·thy

 (är-thrŏp′ə-thē)
n. pl. ar·throp·a·thies
A disease or abnormality of a joint.

arthropathy

(ɑːˈθrɒpəθɪ)
n, pl -thies
a disease of a joint

ar•throp•a•thy

(ɑrˈθrɒp ə θi)

n.
disease of the joints.
[1875–80]
ar`thro•path′ic (-θrəˈpæθ ɪk) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.arthropathy - a pathology or abnormality of a joint
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
Translations

ar·throp·a·thy

n. artropatía, enfermedad de las articulaciones.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The usual cause in cases of upper extremity Charcot's arthropathy is syringomyelia, Hansen's disease, diabetes, alcoholism, cervical spondylosis.
The natural history of acute Charcot's arthropathy in the diabetic foot specialty clinic.
12) Primary care physicians need to be aware of the dangers and sequelae of diabetic neuropathy, Charcot's arthropathy, ulceration, and amputation of the lower extremity.