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Related to luxation: Lens luxation


tr.v. lux·at·ed, lux·at·ing, lux·ates
To put out of joint; dislocate.

[Latin luxāre, luxāt-, from luxus, dislocated.]

lux·a′tion n.


1. the act of dislocating a bone or putting a joint out of position.
2. the condition of dislocation or being out of joint.
See also: Bones
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.luxation - displacement or misalignment of a joint or organ
shift, displacement - an event in which something is displaced without rotation
subluxation - partial displacement of a joint or organ


n (Med) → Luxation f (spec), → Verrenkung f (eines Gelenks)


n. luxación, dislocación.
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Because of this emphasis on identifying and correcting genetic flaws, the Boykin Society has reduced incidents of hip dysplasia, juvenile cataracts, patellar luxation, Collie Eye Anomaly, and exercise induced collapse.
Lens luxation - Jack Russell dogs are very prone to their lens moving within the eye, and this can cause a form of glaucoma, which is very painful.
Types of injuries by sport category (for descriptive purposes) Total Individual sports (%) (% of total) Concussion 24 (12) 4 (2) Sprain 67 (39) 10 (6) Muscle tear 30 (17) 13 (7) Fracture 27 (16) 9 (6) Dislocation / luxation 5 (3) 1 (1) Acute injuries (total) 153 (87) 37 (76) Overuse injuries (total) 22 (13) 12(24) [section] (Tendonitis, Bursitis, Shinsplints) Team sports (% of total) Concussion 20 (11) Sprain 57 (33) Muscle tear 17 (10) Fracture 18 (10) Dislocation / luxation 4 (2) Acute injuries (total) 116 (92) [section][section] Overuse injuries (total) 10 (8) (Tendonitis, Bursitis, Shinsplints) (**) p < 0.
External root resorption was most frequently associated with intrusive luxation (92.
Caudoventral hip luxation rarely occurs in dogs and cats (CETINKAYA & OLCAY, 2010).
Clinical signs were mainly related to the general reluctance to walk associated with spinal pain, spinal ataxia, paresis, neurological deficits, especially proprioception disorders, incontinence, and in some cases also concurrent orthopedic diseases (patellar luxation, hip dysplasia).
The effect of stage of root development and associated luxation injury.
Differential diagnosis of the patellar luxation includes avascular necrosis of the femoral head, coxofemoral luxation, and joint distortion (Belge et al.
Occurrence of pulp canal obliteration after luxation injuries in the permanent dentition.
The subluxation or luxation of the lens is reported in approximately 45--87% (11) of the cases.
The management recommended for impacted molars comprises removal of the overlying bone or the mucosa and luxation and removal of the unerupted molar (8).
Aleix Vidal souffre d'une luxation de la cheville droite qui a necessite une reduction chirurgicale dans un hopital de Vitoria.