hydrarthrosis

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hydrarthrosis hy·drar·thro·sis (hī'drär-thrō'sĭs)
n.
An effusion of serous fluid into a joint cavity.


hy'drar·thro'di·al (-thrō'dē-əl) adj.
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hydrarthrosis

noun
inflammation and swelling of a movable joint because of excess synovial fluid 
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