ankylosis


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Related to ankylosis: fibrous ankylosis
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abnormal adhesion and rigidity of the bones of a joint

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8) Further, it is rare to find an extensive myositis ossificans of the hip following head injury leading to extra-articular ankylosis.
The motor strength of the shoulders, elbows, and left middle finger could not be ascertained due to muscle spasticity and ankylosis.
Overlooking mandibular fractures may have long-term consequences including facial asymmetry, malocclusion and ankylosis requiring invasive surgery for correction.
Typically, HGPS patients age up to ten times faster than normal controls, and children with HGPS are more likely to develop classical senior disorders, including ankylosis and luxation of the hip joint.
Iworked on the maxilla-facial ward and cared for patients who had undergone a range of different surgery: cleft lip and/or palate repairs, mandibelectomys and maxillectomys (to remove boney tumours with iliac crest bone grafts); neurofibroma removals; release of burn contractors to the face; estlanderflaps to replace missing lips; nasolabial flaps; forehead flaps for nasal reconstructions; and ankylosis jaw releases.
Damage to the periodontal ligament is inevitable with lengthy extra-alveolar time periods, which leads to ankylosis and eventual replacement resorption with loss of the tooth.
Indigenous high little Knowledge 23 27 20 9 2 81 Repair and rebuilding of Karizes 10 48 15 5 4 82 Construction of dusty dams 8 33 19 16 3 79 Construction of ankylosis 16 28 16 15 6 81 Stone and mortar 20 27 25 4 2 78 Cleaning and equipping wells for agricultural applications 22 32 17 6 4 81 Applying drop wise irrigation systems by means of crock 13 23 30 10 3 79 Cleaning rivers and streams 23 20 19 16 2 80 Excavation of holes for water saving 7 21 24 24 3 79 Drilling seniti and semi deep wells 26 27 19 5 4 81 Try to choose the most dryness resistant planting species 29 15 24 8 4 80 Equipping and consolidation of lands 14 17 33 13 3 80 Construction of seniti drainage irrigation nets 11 20 27 16 5 79 Seniti covering Streams Table 4: Result of Pearson integration coefficient.
Studies have found that PDGF was the only growth factor that effectively stimulated periodontal ligament fibroblast migration and proliferation without the added risk of the patient experiencing ankylosis of the teeth.
The eligible disabilities are the loss, or permanent loss of use, of one or both feet, one or both hands, permanent impairment of vision in both eyes, or ankylosis of one or both knees or one or both hips.
The screw mouth openers I showed were apparently also used as jaw exerciser to bring the jaw joint back into use for patients with ankylosis of the temperomandibular joint.
Nonetheless, it is important that anaesthetists remain alert for the occurrednce of this condition in order to establish the diagnosis early, because prolonged subluxation of the arytenoid may result in fibrotic ankylosis of the joint, and reduction may become impossible.
Medical School, UK) and Hunt (University College London, UK) add new sections on computerized cephalometrics and digital image morphing software, the psychological aspects of facial deformity and orthognathic surgery, distraction osteogenesis, rhinoplasty, and ankylosis of the temporomandibular joint.
Disease progression can result in a complete ankylosis of the hip.
The use of autologous fat grafts in the treatment of ankylosis of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) was reported by Blair (2) in 1913 and by Murphy (3) in 1914.