joint mice


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joint mice

n. partículas sueltas de cartílago o hueso que se alojan generalmente en algunas articulaciones.
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Specifically, he often suggested that "joint mice" could not be demonstrated on the traditional posteroanterior (PA) and lateral views.
"If there's a meniscal tear that causes pain and locking of the knee, or if there are loose bodies--'joint mice'--in the knee, debridement can relieve pain and improve symptoms.
Knees can make another familiar sound, called "joint mice." It sounds like sandpaper grating and it may be the kneecap pressing into the bones behind it, or loose kneecaps.
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