subluxate


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subluxate

 [sub-luk´sāt]
to partially dislocate.

subluxate

to partially dislocate.

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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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The number of degrees of extension at which the elbow starts to feel unstable or starts to subluxate or dislocate should be noted.
This process progresses to the development of caput ulnae syndrome in which the carpus subluxates volarly and supinates while the ulnar head displaces dorsally.
If the elbow subluxates or dislocates in extension or is noncongruent on radiographs, the forearm should be pronated and stability reassessed.