arthrodese

arthrodese

verb To perform an arthrodesis (a back-formation thereof).
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Transplantation surgery of bone and joint system is still not developed enough in our country, but nevertheless it is applied in revision hip and knee arthroplasty procedures, in reconstructive surgeries on ligaments and tendons (chronic instability of knee and shoulder joint, tendon defects), in tumor and spinal surgery, in joint arthrodeses etc.
Bassett, "The development and application of pulsed electromagnetic fields (PEMFs) for ununited fractures and arthrodeses," Orthopedic Clinics of North America, vol.
Pulsing electromagnetic field treatment in ununited fractures and failed arthrodeses.
Of the 27 patients, 6 of them required additional procedures: 5 radiocarpal arthrodeses and 1 DRUJ prosthesis.
Further procedures that may be required for the tendons including repair/tenolysis/transfers, neurolysis for the nerves, selective arthrodeses and prolonged physiotherapy during the next 1 year have been explained to the patient.
In such cases, their arthrodeses were secured with K-wires until union was confirmed by x-ray, a process that occurred within 8 weeks in 92% of cases.
Bone morphogenic protein has shown promise as a grafting material in cases of subtalar arthrodeses.
This includes an estimated 18,000 arthrodeses or 'fusions,' according to an article by D.
The majority of procedures performed were DIP joint arthrodeses, while hip and knee arthroplasty were quite rare.
Smart Screw[R] II - The new SmartScrew II offering is a comprehensive line of bioabsorbable bone fixation implants indicated for fixation of fractures, osteotomies, arthrodeses and condylar grafts within the condylar aspects of the upper extremity, ankle and foot.
29) Whether increased stress at motion segments adjacent to arthrodeses is above a clinically relevant threshold is unknown.