omarthritis

omarthritis

 [o″mahr-thri´tis]
inflammation of the shoulder joint.
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omarthritis

A nonspecific term for inflammation of the should and surrounding tissue; while the term fills a lexical void, it is not commonly used in the medical working parlance. Arthritis of the shoulder is more commonly used.
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