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ar·throp·a·thy

 (är-thrŏp′ə-thē)
n. pl. ar·throp·a·thies
A disease or abnormality of a joint.
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arthropathy

(ɑːˈθrɒpəθɪ)
n, pl -thies
a disease of a joint
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ar•throp•a•thy

(ɑrˈθrɒp ə θi)

n.
disease of the joints.
[1875–80]
ar`thro•path′ic (-θrəˈpæθ ɪk) adj.
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Noun1.arthropathy - a pathology or abnormality of a joint
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
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ar·throp·a·thy

n. artropatía, enfermedad de las articulaciones.
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Charcot joint is a peripheral neuropathic arthropathy which causes destruction via a non-infectious, periarticular process that creates devastating consequences (1, 5).
Neuropathic arthropathy (NA) is a destructive joint process postulated to result from loss of nociception, pain sensation, or both.
Oh, "Total knee arthroplasty in neuropathic arthropathy," Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, vol.
Charcot joints may develop, which can lead to neuropathic arthropathy as a result of insensitivity to pain [10].
On both feet, the patient had second-degree burns and deformities compatible with neuropathic arthropathy (Figure 1C).
Destruction of the calcaneotalar articulation, demineralization of tarsal and metatarsal bones, fragmentation and sclerosis with soft tissue swelling are other findings observed on foot x-ray, consistent with diabetic neuropathic arthropathy.
The differential diagnosis of Septic Arthritis of adults include rheumatoid arthritis, osteonecrosis of the femoral head, neuropathic arthropathy of the hip, malignancy, seronegative arthropathy, and rapidly destructive osteoarthropathy of the hip joint.
Charcot arthropathy (also known as neuropathic osteoarthropathy or neuropathic arthropathy) is a progressive, degenerative arthritis associated with an underlying central or associated neurological disease that affects the peripheral or spinal joints (1) It was first reported in 1868 by Charcot in a case (1) that involved tabes dorsalis and is especially characterized by progressive osteoclasts, bone resorption, and deformity.