Medical Definition of Hypertrophic arthritis

1. Noninflammatory degenerative joint disease occurring chiefly in older persons, characterised by degeneration of the articular cartilage, hypertrophy of bone at the margins and changes in the synovial membrane. It is accompanied by pain and stiffness, particularly after prolonged activity. Origin: Gr. Arthron = joint This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hypertrophic Arthritis

hypertrichophrydia
hypertrichosis
hypertrichosis lanuginosa
hypertrichosis partialis
hypertrichosis universalis
hypertridimensional
hypertriglyceridaemia
hypertriglyceridaemias
hypertriglyceridemia
hypertriglyceridemias
hypertriton
hypertritons
hypertroph
hypertrophia
hypertrophic
hypertrophic arthritis (current term)
hypertrophic cervical pachymeningitis
hypertrophic dystrophy
hypertrophic gastritis
hypertrophic interstitial neuropathy
hypertrophic pulmonary osteoarthropathy
hypertrophic pyloric stenosis
hypertrophic rhinitis
hypertrophic rosacea
hypertrophic scar
hypertrophical
hypertrophied
hypertrophied lenticels

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