neuroarthropathy

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neuroarthropathy

 [noor″o-ahr-throp´ah-the]
any disease of joint structures associated with disease of the central or peripheral nervous system.

neu·ro·ar·throp·a·thy

(nū'rō-ar-throp'ă-thē),
A joint disorder caused by loss of joint sensation. See: Charcot joint.
[neuro- + G. arthron, joint, + pathos, suffering, disease]

neuroarthropathy

/neu·ro·ar·throp·a·thy/ (-ahr-throp´ah-the) any disease of joint structures associated with disease of the central or peripheral nervous system.

neuroarthropathy

[-ärthrop′əthē]
Etymology: Gk, neuron + arthron, joint, pathos, disease
a condition in which a disease of a joint is secondary to a disease of the nervous system.

neuroarthropathy

Neuropathic joint, see there; aka Charcot's joint.

neu·ro·ar·throp·a·thy

(nūr'ō-ahr-throp'ă-thē)
A joint disorder caused by loss of joint sensation.
See: Charcot joint
[neuro- + G. arthron, joint, + pathos, suffering, disease]

neuroarthropathy

any disease of joint structures associated with disease of the central or peripheral nervous system.