periarticular

(redirected from periarticular osteophytes)

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.