chondropathy


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chondropathy

 [kon-drop´ah-the]
any disease of cartilage.

chon·drop·a·thy

(kon-drop'ă-thē),
Any disease of cartilage.
[chondro- + G. pathos, suffering]

chondropathy

/chon·drop·a·thy/ (kon-drop´ah-the) disease of cartilage.

chondropathy

A nonspecific term for any disease of cartilage

chon·drop·a·thy

(kon-drop'ă-thē)
Any disease of cartilage.
[chondro- + G. pathos, suffering]

chondropathy

any disease of cartilage.
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Given the findings from this study including 194 patients and 6-year follow-up, it has been observed that in cases with total meniscectomy and partial lateral meniscectomy, the chondropathy occurs in the first 5 years, 33.
However, this study fails to present the relationship between the size of the excised meniscus fragment and the development of chondropathy.
Quantitative MR imaging evaluation of chondropathy in osteoathritic knees.
c) hamatolunate impaction syndrome: a type 2 lunate (anatomical variant lunate defined by a clear articular facet with the hamate), chondropathy and associated subchondral marrow signal alteration (Figure 5); and,
13) Found most often in the scaphoid and lunate, bone ganglia may be differentiated from subchondral cysts due to associated deep chondropathy.
Chandra et al showed that laryngomalacia does not represent a histologically identifiable chondropathy and that cartilaginous abnormalities play no role in its pathogenesis.
Arthroscopic evaluation of chondropathy in osteoarthritis of the knee.
This may be mechanistically explained by the fact that areas of synovitis, rich in metalloproteinases and chemokines, directly abut the sites of chondropathy.
In rabbits with transection of the anterior cruciate ligament, GS (120 mg/kg/day) significantly reduced (after 8 weeks) the level of chondropathy measured histologically.