degenerative arthritis

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Synonyms for degenerative arthritis

chronic breakdown of cartilage in the joints

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15,16] Intercondylar notch was found to be stenotic in knees with severe osteoarthritis due to osteophytic growth in notch, [5] thus increasing incidence of ACL ruptures in patients with degenerative arthritis.
Due to the lack of trauma and considering her young age, degenerative arthritis was ruled out.
Dwyer also specializes in the treatment of nerve compression such as Carpal Tunnel and Cubital Syndrome, management tendon pathology such as Trigger Finger, treatment of degenerative arthritis of the hand and wrist, and traumatic injuries, including management of fractures and nerve or tendon injuries.
An 85-year-old Afro-American woman with a history of hypertension, type 2 diabetes mellitus, and degenerative arthritis was admitted to the emergency department with bilateral knee pain which led to frequent falls.
Judy Gross, who's just returned from Cuba, begged Raul Castro to "put an end to our anguish," saying her husband suffers from degenerative arthritis and has developed a mass behind his right shoulder blade.
Anserine bursitis, a treatable cause of knee pain in patients with degenerative arthritis.
Osteoarthritis is also known as degenerative arthritis, the "wear-and-tear" disease.
The low rates of treatment after fracture in overweight patients may reflect their propensity for distal lower extremity injury that very often gets attributed to issues related to degenerative arthritis and mobility limitations.
septic arthritis and degenerative arthritis (osteoarthritis, hallux valgus, hallux rigidus) should be taken into account (13).
Topics addressed include bony and soft tissue impingement, posterior ankle techniques, treatment of joint instability, ankle fractures, osteochondral lesions of the talar dome, tendoscopy, degenerative arthritis of the ankle, complex fusions, and great toe arthroscopy.
Arterial hypertension in connective tissue disorder, polymyositis, arthritis, degenerative arthritis, and the up-to-date rheumatism medicines are also topics to be discussed during the conference.
Researchers screened medical record of 1,761 Olmsted County, Minnesota residents 18 years and older who had received 1 or more diagnoses of arthritis (excluding degenerative arthritis or osteoarthritis).
TABLE Conditions associated with trochanteric bursitis Chronic mechanical low back pain Degenerative arthritis or disc disease of lower lumbar spine Degenerative joint disease of knees Fibromyalgia Iliotibial band syndrome Inflammatory arthritis of the hip Ipsilateral or contralateral hip arthritis Leg length discrepancy Obesity Pes planus Tendonitis of external hip rotators Total hip arthroplasty Source: Lievense A et al.
Many of the cases I see involve degenerative arthritis.
The last chapter is about miscellaneous questions including non-operative treatment protocol, long-term implications of recurrent instability, and implications of ACL reconstruction on future development of degenerative arthritis.