arthrostomy

arthrostomy

 [ahr-thros´tah-me]
surgical creation of an opening in a joint, as for drainage.

ar·thros·to·my

(ar-thros'tō-mē),
Establishment of a temporary opening into a joint cavity.
[arthro- + G. stoma, mouth]

arthrostomy

/ar·thros·to·my/ (ahr-thros´tah-me) surgical creation of an opening into a joint, as for drainage.

arthrostomy

(är-thrŏs′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical construction of a temporary opening into a joint cavity.

ar·thros·to·my

(ahr-thros'tŏ-mē)
Establishment of a temporary opening into a joint cavity.
[G. arthron, joint + G. stoma, mouth]

ar·thros·to·my

(ahr-thros'tŏ-mē)
Establishment of a temporary opening into a joint cavity.
[G. arthron, joint + G. stoma, mouth]

arthrostomy (ärthros´təmē),

n the surgical formation of an opening into a joint.

arthrostomy

surgical creation of an opening in a joint, as for drainage.