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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Intra-articular injections of corticosteroids can be beneficial for painful flares, and surgical procedures such as interposition arthroplasty are recommended when more conservative measures are not effective (Ann.
In the early 1960s, Froimson "developed tendon interposition arthroplasty to improve on Gervis' original concept by introducing a ball or 'anchovy' of tendon material into the space left .
The results from the study show that patients with the Artelon(R) Spacer experienced significantly better grip strength compared to a control group of patients treated with tendon interposition arthroplasty.
Hemiresection interposition arthroplasty for osteoarthritis of the distal radioulnar joint.
Significantly better grip strength compared to tendon interposition arthroplasty
This included resection arthroplasty (removal of the articular surfaces of the ulna and humerus) and interposition arthroplasty (placement of a soft tissue graft between the articular surfaces of the ulna and the humerus).