- - long-leg a. a degenerative joint disease that develops, after many years, in the hip and/or knee of the longer leg of a person with unequal leg lengths.- static a. secondary involvement of a joint following disease in a joint of the same extremity; e.g., knee or ankle involvement in hip disease.- tabetic a. a neuropathic a. that occurs with tabes dorsalis (tabetic neurosyphilis). SEE ALSO: neuropathic joint.
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* * *n.any disease or disorder involving a joint.
* * *ar·throp·a·thy (ahr-thropґə-the) [arthro- + -pathy] any joint disease. arthropathic adj
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Arthropathy — Classification and external resources ICD 10 M00 M14 ICD 9 … Wikipedia
Arthropathy — Ar*throp a*thy, n. [Gr. ? joint + ?, ?, to suffer.] (Med.) Any disease of the joints. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
arthropathy — noun a pathology or abnormality of a joint • Hypernyms: ↑pathology * * * ärˈthräpəthē noun ( es) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary arthr + pathy : a disease of a joint * * * arthropathic … Useful english dictionary
arthropathy — noun (plural thies) Date: circa 1860 a disease of a joint … New Collegiate Dictionary
arthropathy — Any disease affecting a joint care should be taken not to confuse arthrosclerosis (stiffness of joints) with atherosclerosis … Dictionary of molecular biology
arthropathy — arthropathic /ahr threuh path ik/, adj. /ahr throp euh thee/, n. disease of the joints. [1875 80; ARTHRO + PATHY] * * * … Universalium
arthropathy — noun Any of several diseases of a joint … Wiktionary
arthropathy — ar·throp·a·thy … English syllables
arthropathy — n. any disease or disorder involving a joint … The new mediacal dictionary
arthropathy — ar•throp•a•thy [[t]ɑrˈθrɒp ə θi[/t]] n. pat disease of the joints • Etymology: 1875–80 ar thro•path′ic θrəˈpæθ ɪk adj … From formal English to slang