Jean Martin Charcot

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Noun1.Jean Martin Charcot - French neurologist who tried to use hypnotism to cure hysteria (1825-1893)
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a) Charcot osteoarthropathy (COA; Charcot joint, neuropathic arthropathy)
Charcot joint is a peripheral neuropathic arthropathy which causes destruction via a non-infectious, periarticular process that creates devastating consequences (1, 5).
Sumpio, "Charcot joint disease in diabetes mellitus," Annals of Vascular Surgery, vol.
Foley, "Hip replacement in a Charcot joint: a case report and historical review," Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, vol.