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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Surgical incision into a joint.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In surgery, incision into a joint.

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  • noun medicine The surgical incision of a joint.

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  • Surgical excision, either done per arthroscopy or per arthrotomy, is recommended as soon as possible to avoid the risk of damage to the cartilage.

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  • Surgical excision, either done per arthroscopy or per arthrotomy, is recommended as soon as possible to avoid the risk of damage to the cartilage.

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  • Procedures involving arthrotomy and removal of the prosthesis were reported most commonly in patients younger than 55 (25. 7\%).

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  • Lateral fragment is displaced foreword while medial is c. arthroscopy with removal of loose bodies or torn cartilage. displaced backward. d. arthrotomy with evacuation of the synovial fluid. c.

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  • Lateral fragment is displaced foreword while medial is c. arthroscopy with removal of loose bodies or torn cartilage. displaced backward. d. arthrotomy with evacuation of the synovial fluid. c.

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  • Lateral fragment is displaced foreword while medial is c. arthroscopy with removal of loose bodies or torn cartilage. displaced backward. d. arthrotomy with evacuation of the synovial fluid. c.

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  • Lateral fragment is displaced foreword while medial is c. arthroscopy with removal of loose bodies or torn cartilage. displaced backward. d. arthrotomy with evacuation of the synovial fluid. c.

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