degenerative

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

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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.
This is known as degenerative osteoarthritis which affects the bones in the upper part of the spine.
Merchan EC, Galindo E: Arthroscope-guided surgery versus nonoperative treatment for limited degenerative osteoarthritis of the femorotibial joint in patients over 50 years of age: a prospective comparative study.
Gobezie diagnosed the patient with questionable reflux esophagitis, peptic ulcer disease, exogenous morbid obesity, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and degenerative osteoarthritis.