Definitions

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  • adj. Surrounding a joint

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Surrounding a joint: as, periarticular effusions.

Etymologies

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peri- +‎ articular

Examples

  • Note that periarticular and bone pains with swelling and loss of function of the limb may be due to scurvy: look for bleeding from the gums and treat with:

    Chapter 6

  • - Hydrocortisone acetate suspension is only used as a local treatment: intra - or periarticular injection, epidural.

    Chapter 4

  • Neurectomy is not indicated even though there is a recurrence of lameness, unless the lameness is not pronounced and inflammation is periarticular and no osseous enlargements mechanically interfere with function of the joint.

    Lameness of the Horse Veterinary Practitioners' Series, No. 1

  • Lameness which typifies ringbone is of the supporting-leg variety and by compelling the subject to step from side to side, marked flinching is observed, especially in periarticular ringbone; causing the affected animal to turn abruptly on the diseased member, using it as a pivot, likewise accentuates the manifestation.

    Lameness of the Horse Veterinary Practitioners' Series, No. 1

  • In several instances, the author has treated ringbone by this method where the periarticular type existed and lameness was marked, and in three weeks the subjects were in service and not lame -- this, in one instance in a valuable polo pony where the subject continued in service for more than a year without any evidence of recurrence of the lameness.

    Lameness of the Horse Veterinary Practitioners' Series, No. 1

  • In older animals, where there exists similar conditions, with respect to their being worn from fatigue and, in addition, periarticular inflammatory organizations, arthritis is not of uncommon occurrence.

    Lameness of the Horse Veterinary Practitioners' Series, No. 1

  • That ligamentous injuries owing to sprain frequently occur and attendant periarticular inflammations with subsequent hypertrophic changes follow, is a logical inference.

    Lameness of the Horse Veterinary Practitioners' Series, No. 1

  • This periarticular swelling should produce and maintain a constant pressure over the entire affected parts for a sufficient length of time until normal tone is re-established.

    Lameness of the Horse Veterinary Practitioners' Series, No. 1

  • Chronic cases do not occasion serious pain or constitutional disturbances, but do interfere with locomotion in direct proportion to the existing articular inflammation and periarticular hypertrophy of ligamentous and tendinous structures.

    Lameness of the Horse Veterinary Practitioners' Series, No. 1

  • Exostoses, articular and periarticular, occur and the carpus usually becomes a large immobile articulation.

    Lameness of the Horse Veterinary Practitioners' Series, No. 1

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