Medical Definition of Adhesive capsulitis

1. This disorder results from any conditions that enforce prolonged immobility of the shoulder joint. The shoulder is painful and tender to palpation. There is marked restriction of passive and active range of motion. Physical therapy and corticosteroid injections may be helpful in some cases. Surgery will be required for more advanced cases. (15 Jan 1998)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Adhesive Capsulitis

adhesion dyspepsia
adhesion molecules
adhesion phenomenon
adhesion structures linked tyrosine kinase
adhesion test
adhesional
adhesionless
adhesions
adhesiotomies
adhesiotomy
adhesive
adhesive absorbent dressing
adhesive arachnoiditis
adhesive atelectasis
adhesive bandage
adhesive capsulitis (current term)
adhesive friction
adhesive inflammation
adhesive material
adhesive otitis
adhesive pericarditis
adhesive peritonitis
adhesive plaster
adhesive pleurisy
adhesive tape
adhesive tapes
adhesively
adhesivenesses
adhesives

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