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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Ligament reconstruction with tendon interposition arthroplasty. J Hand Surg Am.
The patient underwent Grika interposition arthroplasty (see surgical technique paragraph and Figure 1) followed by a suitable rehabilitation protocol (see Rehabilitation Protocol and Figure 2).
Forty contributions describe procedures for repairing such injuries as radial head fractures, olecranon fractures, distal biceps tendon rupture, ulnar collateral ligament injuries, and nerve decompression, as well as reconstructive techniques for capitellar replacement, interposition arthroplasty, convertible total elbow replacement, and anconeus arthroplasty.
The surgical procedures like proximal row corpectomy, scapho- trapeziotrapezoid fusion, scaphocapitate fusion, radial osteotomy, interposition arthroplasty are done to accomplish these goals.
He believed the procedure offered promise and a suitable alternative to arthrodesis since he reported three cases of fourth and fifth TMT arthritis with interposition arthroplasty. Follow-up evaluation demonstrated satisfactory pain relief without any complications.
Comparison of different materials for interposition arthroplasty in treatment of temporomandibular joint ankylo- sis surgery: long-term follow-up in 25 cases.
Excision of the trapezium (trapeziectomy) with ligament reconstruction, with or without tendon interposition arthroplasty, has been proved to be highly effective in restoring a pain-free, stable, and functional thumb in patients with advanced thumb CMC arthritis.1,2
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.
Intra-articular injections of corticosteroids also can be beneficial for painful flares, and surgical procedures such as interposition arthroplasty are recommended for patients who do not respond to more conservative measures (Ann.
Some of the more notable methods included pig bladder interposition arthroplasty popularized by Dr.