periarticular

cir·cum·ar·tic·u·lar

(ser'kŭm-ar-tik'yū-lăr),
Surrounding a joint.
[circum- + L. articulus, joint]

periarticular

/peri·ar·tic·u·lar/ (-ahr-tik´u-lar) around a joint.

periarticular

[per′i·ärtik′yələr]
Etymology: Gk, peri, around; L, articulus, joint
pertaining to the area around a joint.

periarticular

adjective Around or surrounding a joint.

periarticular

situated around a joint.

periarticular osteophytes
bony excrescences around the periphery of a joint.
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Conventus is a medical device company developing a proprietary nitinol "Cage" technology for treatment of periarticular fractures.
Erythema elevatum diutinum (EED) is a rare dermatosis whose prominent clinical and histological features include bilateral and symmetrical papules, nodules and plaques, especially located in a periarticular manner with chronic course and leukocytoclastic vasculitis.
They cover the clinical pathologic and imaging evaluation of the arthritides and arthropathies; the most common arthritides and arthropathies; and articular and periarticular abnormalities that may masquerade as arthritis.
1) A total of 33 patients presented with periarticular ankle inflammation.
30) They evaluated over 2,000 joint replacements with the first half of the patients treated using a periarticular injection of bupivacaine, ketorolac, and morphine.
New classification system for periarticular friction fractures
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Various studies in asymptomatic subjects have demonstrated the role of the sustained loading of the spine in generating pain by affecting non-contractile and periarticular structures of it and especially the intervertebral discs, which have a very limited capacity for repair or remodeling.
Radiographic images of the limb revealed progressive, marked periarticular osteophytosis along the proximal right tibiotarsus and femur, indicating severe osteoarthrosis of the stifle joint (Fig 4a and b).
The case definition of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) includes rash and [greater than or equal to] 2 of the following signs or symptoms: fever, conjunctivitis (nonpurulent/hyperemic), arthralgia, myalgia, and periarticular edema (10).
X-rays of both hands showed normally outlined phalanges with periarticular osteopenia (figure 3).