joint

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dislocation of a joint abarticulation
cup-shaped hollow in the hipbone into which the head of the femur fits to form a ball-and-socket joint acetabulum , cotyloid cavity
wing, joint in middle of bird's alula , bastard wing , spurious wing
abnormal adhesion and rigidity of the bones of a joint anchylosis , ankylosis
joint joining the foot with a leg ankle
gliding joint between the distal ends of the tibia and fibula and the proximal end of the talus ankle , ankle joint , articulatio talocruralis , mortise joint
bone in the ankle that articulates with the leg bones to form the ankle joint anklebone , astragal , astragalus , talus
joint stiffness ankylosis
artery that supplies the hip joint and thigh muscles arteria circumflexa femoris , circumflex artery of the thigh
artery that supplies the shoulder joint and shoulder muscles arteria circumflexa humeri , circumflex humeral artery
branches of the internal iliac artery that supply the hip joint and gluteal region arteria glutes , gluteal artery
pain in a joint or joints arthralgia
joint inflammation arthritis
inflammation of a joint or joints arthritis
stiffness and inflammation, joint arthritis
removal of fluid from a joint by centesis arthrocentesis
surgical fixation of a joint which is intended to result in bone fusion arthrodesis
X ray of a joint after the injection of a contrast medium arthrogram
roentgenographic examination of a joint after injection of radiopaque contrast medium; produces an arthrogram arthrography
pathology or abnormality of a joint arthropathy
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