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Synonyms for joint

Synonyms for joint

a point or position at which two or more things are joined

a disreputable or run-down bar or restaurant

belonging to, shared by, or applicable to all alike

Synonyms for joint

a disreputable place of entertainment

the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made

a piece of meat roasted or for roasting and of a size for slicing into more than one portion

marijuana leaves rolled into a cigarette for smoking

fit as if by joints

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fasten with a joint

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separate (meat) at the joint

united or combined

affecting or involving two or more

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involving both houses of a legislature

References in periodicals archive ?
Morphological basis for back pain: The demonstration of nerve fibers and neuropeptides In the lumbar facet joint capsule but not in ligamentum flavum.
6) Injection of corticosteroids epidurally or into the corresponding facet joint may reduce the inflammatory process and resolve symptoms in up to 70% of patients, but is only temporarily effective.
Disc arthroplasty has a detrimental effect on same level facet joints resulting in degeneration five years post operatively.
The ACADIA Facet Replacement System includes implants that mimic the natural facet joints in the lumbar spine to allow motion, so the potential benefit of this treatment may include lower risk of degeneration at the adjacent spinal levels.
Friedrich Kleinod at the Vivantes Clinic in Berlin, Germany, and involved a patient who previously underwent disc replacement surgery and later developed symptomatic facet joint degeneration.
The Facet Gun MAX consists of a reusable hand piece with quick-release, disposable implant cartridges and enables spine surgeons to lock the facet joint in two simple steps via an easy to use gun-shaped "all-in-one" delivery system, while US Spine's Facet Bolt, the first and only available locking facet implant, provides the stiffness and strength equivalent to conventional stabilization and fusion devices, but is simpler, faster and less invasive to use.
Webb, a pioneering spine surgeon who performed the first TFAS implantation in 2005, which was one of the earliest facet joint replacement procedures ever completed.
Both devices are novel spinal implants designed to treat spinal stenosis, a condition in which degenerative changes in the facet joints result in compression of spinal nerves producing neurological symptoms in the legs.
The first patient has been enrolled in a clinical investigation of treatment of osteoarthritis in the lumbar facet joints using an Artelon[R] implant
This position opens up spinal facet joints and can relieve pressure in the lower back.
TFAS is a novel spinal implant designed to treat spinal stenosis, a condition in which degenerative changes in the facet joints result in compression of spinal nerves producing neurological symptoms in the legs.
Events after the period-end * The Schulthess Clinic in Zurich has been granted clearance by Swissmedic to commence a clinical investigation of treatment of lumbar facet joints using an Artelon[R] implant.
The Concero system is a minimally invasive fixation alternative to pedicle screws, intended to stabilize the spine during fusion procedures at single or multiple levels from L1 to S1 through bilateral immobilization of the facet joints.
clinical trial of its Total Facet Arthroplasty System(R), "TFAS(R)", a novel spinal implant designed to treat spinal stenosis, a condition in which degenerative changes in the facet joints result in compression of spinal nerves producing neurological symptoms in the legs.
An Artelon[R] implant will now be used for investigational treatment of osteoarthritis of the lumbar facet joints.