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ar·thros·co·py

 (är-thrŏs′kə-pē)
n. pl. ar·thros·co·pies
A surgical procedure in which an arthroscope is passed to the interior of a joint through a small incision for the purpose of visual examination, diagnosis, or treatment; arthroscopic surgery.
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arthroscopy

A diagnostic method of examining the inside of a joint using an illuminating instrument such as a fiberoptic endoscope.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.arthroscopy - a minimally invasive operation to repair a damaged jointarthroscopy - a minimally invasive operation to repair a damaged joint; the surgeon examines the joint with an arthroscope while making repairs through a small incision
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"
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Translations

ar·thros·co·py

n. artroscopia, examen del interior de una articulación.
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arthroscopy

n (pl -pies) artroscopia
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Dr Ghanami added that this arthroscopy was provided for such procedures, and a specialised team in the hospital was trained for it.
Several recent studies show that patients are able to return to work without restrictions after reaching maximal medical improvement at a minimum of 1-year following hip arthroscopy [8,9].
Surgery through Arthroscopy can be done using tiny instruments and small incisions.
The PRO disclosed that surgical procedures includes all the orthopedic operations along with total joint and hip replacement, Knee replacement, and Arthroscopy.
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Hip arthroscopy is a reliable option to prevent excessive soft tissue dissection and possible iatrogenic complications of open surgery.
This aspect is highly appropriated after knee arthroscopy. Recently, the advent of intricate conglomeration of best optical technology, tool technology and electronics has made rapid strides in minimally access approach, which represents the most important milestone in endoscopic approach to the joints.