Definitions

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  • n. Inflammation of the shoulder capsule.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Inflammation of a capsule, as that of the crystalline lens.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Inflammation of the capsule of the lens of the eye.

Etymologies

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capsule +‎ -itis

Examples

  • XIAFLEX is currently in phase III of a global development program for the treatment of Peyronie's disease, in phase IIa of development for the treatment of Frozen Shoulder syndrome (adhesive capsulitis) and in phase Ib of development for the treatment of cellulite (edematous fibrosclerotic panniculopathy).

  • XIAFLEX is in phase III of development for the treatment of Peyronie's disease, in phase IIa of development for the treatment of Frozen Shoulder syndrome (adhesive capsulitis) and in phase Ib of development for the treatment of cellulite (edematous fibrosclerotic panniculopathy).

  • This is a good exercise for some with adhesive capsulitis but I tend to avoid it in most patients that need pec minor stretching only.

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  • Shoulder pain could happen because of overexertion in different kinds of activities, like the frozen shoulder or the adhesive capsulitis.

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  • BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. is a biopharmaceutical company that has developed injectable collagenase for eleven clinical indications, three of which include: Dupuytren's contracture, Peyronie's disease, and frozen shoulder (adhesive capsulitis).

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  • BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. is a biopharmaceutical company that has developed injectable collagenase for eleven clinical indications, three of which include: Dupuytren's contracture, Peyronie's disease, and frozen shoulder adhesive capsulitis.

    BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. Reports Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results - Yahoo! Finance

  • In contrast, a common non-athletic shoulder ailment is adhesive capsulitis, or frozen shoulder.

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  • The condition, also known as adhesive capsulitis, afflicts 2 percent to 5 percent of the general population, but at least 20 percent of all people with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, with the risk increasing with age.

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  • It is due to inflammation and thickening in the lining of the capsule surrounding the joint (capsulitis).

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  • The compound is also in Phase IIb for the treatment of Peyronie's disease which involves the development of collagen plaque, or scar tissue, on the shaft of the penis that hardens and reduces flexibility, and in Phase II for frozen shoulder syndrome (adhesive capsulitis).

    PharmaTimes World News

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