intracapsular ankylosis

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intracapsular ankylosis in·tra·cap·su·lar ankylosis (ĭn'trə-kāp'sə-lər, -syu-)
n.
Stiffness of a joint due to the presence of bony or fibrous adhesions between the articular surfaces of the joint.

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