arthroplasty


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arthroplasty

(ˈɑːθrəˌplæstɪ)
n
(Surgery) surgical repair of a diseased joint
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.arthroplasty - surgical reconstruction or replacement of a malformed or degenerated jointarthroplasty - surgical reconstruction or replacement of a malformed or degenerated joint
arthrodesis - the surgical fixation of a joint which is intended to result in bone fusion
surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process, surgery, operation - a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery"
Translations

ar·thro·plas·ty

n. artroplastia, reparación quirúrgica plástica de una articulación.

arthroplasty

n (pl -ties) artroplastia
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Background: Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) may be associated with serious complications that adversely affect outcomes and increase the likelihood of disability.
Total joint arthroplasty (TJA) is one of the most successful orthopaedic procedures performed.
Our objective was to present the outcome of Arthroplasty after FIFHF in our patients.
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The objective of this study was to investigate the satisfactions of patients with total hip arthroplasty (THA) in terms of gender.
Objectives: To evaluate the effect of obesity on total knee arthroplasty, and on patient-reported outcomes.
Arthroplasty is a surgical procedure that involves destruction of articular surfaces and replacement of degenerative joints with endoprothesis.
did a prospective comparative study of Bipolar hemiarthroplasty and Total Hip Arthroplasty using the same cementless femoral components for advanced Osteonecrosis of the hips.
Heterotopic ossification (HO) is the abnormal formation of mature lamellar bone in soft tissues and is a common finding in total hip arthroplasty; however, it is an unusual phenomenon after total knee arthroplasty (TKA).
It has eight new chapters and new approaches and techniques, including extended greater trochanteric osteotomy and variations, arthroscopy for structural hip problems, double-tapered stems (ream and broach), techniques for proximal femoral deformity, and custom triflange devices; extended discussions of non-arthroplasty approaches, primary total hip arthroplasty, and revision total hip arthroplasty; and new coverage of techniques to manage infection and osteolysis in total hip arthroplasty.