arthrocentesis

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Noun1.arthrocentesis - removal of fluid from a joint by centesis
centesis - (surgery) the act of puncturing a body cavity or organ with a hollow needle in order to draw out fluid
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The rule, designed for the research setting, involves using synovial fluid analysis, ultrasound imaging, and radiography, which makes it less useful in a primary care setting.
Synovial fluid analysis for cell count and chemistry was not performed due to insufficient sample.
The other laboratory investigations were done were (Where ever necessary): Complete Blood picture, Urine analysis, Blood urea, serum creatinine, serum uric acid, serum rheumatoid factor, ASO titre, HIV, HBS Ag tests, synovial fluid analysis for biochemical findings and cytological analysis.