chondropathy

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chondropathy

 [kon-drop´ah-the]
any disease of cartilage.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

chon·drop·a·thy

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

A nonspecific term for any disease of cartilage
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

chon·drop·a·thy

(kon-drop'ă-thē)
Any disease of cartilage.
[chondro- + G. pathos, suffering]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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