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(of illness) marked by gradual deterioration of organs and cells along with loss of function

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At 30, he was diagnosed with progressive degenerative osteoarthritis.
According to yesterday's Phileleftheros, the results showed that the 23 workers have increased risk of heart diseases, diabetes, degenerative osteoarthritis, general complications like asthma depression, social discrimination, stroke and hypertension.
Other topics studied include motion preserving procedures for degenerative osteoarthritis of the wrist due to advanced carpal collapse, intramedullary fixation of distal radius fractures, and ulnar-sided wrist pathology and evaluation.
Degenerative osteoarthritis (OA) of the hip in patients with SCFE typically develops gradually over several decades.