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ar·thro·sis

 (är-thrō′sĭs)
n. pl. ar·thro·ses (-sēz)
1. An articulation or a joint between bones.
2. A degenerative disease of a joint.

[Greek arthrōsis, jointing, from arthroun, to fasten by a joint, from arthron, joint; see arthro-.]
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arthrosis

(ɑːˈθrəʊsɪs)
n
a bone joint which enables movementa disease of joints
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Translations
artroseslitasjegikt

arthrosis

nArthrose f
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"I want kids with arthrosis or similar conditions to look up to someone and see them dancing.
WILL BAYLEY World No1 paralympic table tennis player, 31 "I was born with a condition called arthrosis. It affects all four of my limbs.
They also noted more radiographic progression of arthrosis in patients with more advanced disease.
In further stages, fatal complications such as renal failure, seizures, and lead encephalopathy may occur, and it can be difficult to diagnose without a detailed history of the patient.3,4 Furthermore, lead fragments that remain intra-articular may also result in proliferative synovitis and lead arthropathy which can provoke joint destruction.4,5 In addition, mechanical influence of intraarticular fragments can damage the articular cartilage and consequently lead to arthrosis of the hip joint.5
Fractures of the thumb metacarpal base are commonly encountered; these cause severe impairment in functioning of the hand and may lead to early arthrosis (1-5).
Hallux rigidus is a clinical situation manifesting as restricted range of motion and inflammation associated with advanced arthrosis. It is characterized by the formation of osteophytes, loss of cartilage, and degeneration of the first metatarsophalangeal (1st MTP) joint with pain and restricted movement (1, 2).
observed that the injection of MIA into the lower compartment of the TMJ in rabbits can produce internal damage accompanied by signs of arthrosis, with thickening and fibrillation of the cartilage and chondrocyte migration in areas where the surface of the subchondral bone was locally destroyed.
Chronic health conditions: each chronic disease was assessed individually and the number of self-reported morbidities (discrete; from 0 to 9) was assessed from the following question: "Has any doctor or health professional ever said to you that you have/had ...?", which included the following disease options (questionnaire of the National Household Sample Survey--PNAD (18)): systemic arterial hypertension, diabetes mellitus, cancer, chronic pulmonary disease (asthma, bronchitis, emphysema), coronary disease, chronic renal failure, cerebrovascular disease (embolism, stroke, ischemia, cerebral thrombosis), arthritis / rheumatism / arthrosis and depression.
According to the company, the Sidus Stem-Free Shoulder system is a total shoulder arthroplasty solution for patients with good bone stock that have either osteoarthritis, post-traumatic arthrosis, focal avascular necrosis of the humeral head or who had previous surgeries of the shoulder that do not compromise the fixation.
He had a history of chronic arterial hypertension, stage 3 chronic kidney disease, benign prostatic hyperplasia, peripheral arterial disease, and arthrosis of the knees.
Nine days after a right hip replacement surgery due to severe arthrosis, the patient developed nausea and vomiting, abdominal pain with paralytic ileus, urinary retention, and upper limb paresthesia.