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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In a study on 99 total joint arthroplasty patients, those who were treated with TXA had significantly lower levels of D-dimer and tissue plasminogen activator.
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Total joint arthroplasty, in particular THA, has had a revolutionary role in improving the quality of life.
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Cost effectiveness of total joint arthroplasty in osteoarthritis.
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4%) were unsure about the risks of total joint arthroplasty (TJA), and 44.
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