arthrotomy

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ar·throt·o·my

 (är-thrŏt′ə-mē)
n. pl. ar·throt·o·mies
Surgical incision into a joint.
Translations

ar·throt·o·my

n. artrotomía, incisión en una articulación con fines terapéuticos.
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We separately evaluated the 40 knees with traumatic arthrotomies (Table 2).
The formation of extensive fibrosis and heterotopic bone has been problematic after total joint reconstruction of the TMJ, as well as from other types of TMJ arthrotomies (Figures 1, 8a, 10a).
All arthrotomies and incision and drainage procedures were performed at our centre.
Outerbridge originally classified these defects, in the 1960s, based on their gross appearance during arthrotomies.