arthrolysis

arthrolysis

 [ahr-throl´ĭ-sis]
operative loosening of adhesions in an ankylosed joint.
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ar·throl·y·sis

(ar-throl'i-sis),
Restoration of mobility in stiff and ankylosed joints through the process of disrupting intraarticular and extraarticular adhesions.
[arthro- + G. lysis, a loosening]
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ar·throl·y·sis

(ahr-throl'i-sis)
Restoration of mobility in stiff and ankylosed joints.
[G.arthron, joint + G. lysis, a loosening]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

ar·throl·y·sis

(ahr-throl'i-sis)
Restoration of mobility in stiff and ankylosed joints through the process of disrupting intraarticular and extraarticular adhesions.
[arthro- + G. lysis, a loosening]
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demonstrated that acute reconstructions are associated with significantly higher odds of residual anterior knee instability, flexion deficits, and the need for additional surgeries for manipulation or arthrolysis [30].
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