incomplete dislocation


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incomplete dislocation

Etymology: L, in + complere, to fill, dis + locare, to place
a partial abnormal separation of the articular surfaces of a joint. Also called subluxation.
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Fracture and incomplete dislocation of the third digit

incomplete dislocation

A slight displacement of opposing surfaces. Synonym: partial dislocation See: subluxation (1)
See also: dislocation

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Q. Can a Chiropractor tell if your organs are shutting down?

A. She told me that because my spine is out of line so much, that it's causing my organs to shut down. I have been having bladder problems. I really think she is just trying to scare me.

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