arthropathy

(redirected from Crystal arthritis)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Words related to arthropathy

a pathology or abnormality of a joint

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Edlow, "Does the presence of crystal arthritis rule out septic arthritis?," Journal of Emergency Medicine, vol.
Andonopoulos, "ACTH as first line treatment for acute calcium pyrophosphate crystal arthritis in 14 hospitalized patients," Joint Bone Spine, vol.
Duff, "Interleukin 1 (IL 1) as a mediator of crystal arthritis. Stimulation of T cell and synovial fibroblasts mitogenesis by urate crystal-induced IL 1," Journal of Immunology, vol.
Acute crystal arthritis mimicking infection after total knee arthroplasty.
Pseudogout is a real condition, although it's often called acute calcium pyrophosphate crystal arthritis. Calcium crystals that are deposited in the joint cause the sudden attack of painful inflammation, rather than the uric acid crystals that cause gout.