arthrodysplasia ar·thro·dys·pla·sia (är’thrō-dĭs-plā’zhə, -zē-ə)
Abnormal joint development.
arthroendoscopy arthroendoscopy ar·thro·en·dos·co·py (är’thrō-ěn-dŏs’kə-pē) n. See arthroscopy.
an x-ray photograph produced by arthrography.
x-ray examination of a joint following injection of a radiopaque substance. noun the X-ray examination of a joint after injection of a contrast medium into the joint space arthrography ar·throg·ra·phy (är-thrŏg’rə-fē) n. Examination of the interior of a joint using x-rays following the injection of a radiopaque substance. ar’thro·gram’ (är’thrə-grām’) n.
arthrogryposis arthrogryposis ar·thro·gry·po·sis (är’thrə-grə-pō’sĭs) n. The permanent fixation of a joint in a contracted position. A congenital disorder marked by generalized stiffness of the joints, often accompanied by muscle and nerve degeneration,resulting in severely impaired mobility of the limbs. Also called amyoplasia congenita, arthrogryposis multiplex congenita.