arthrotomy


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arthrotomy

[är′thräd·ə·mē]
(medicine)
Surgical incision into a joint.
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The opportunity to examine the joint more comprehensively is possible as a standard arthrotomy makes it possible to examine the joint surface, and identify the source of loose body in most patients.
39%) cases with intra-articular fractures, limited arthrotomy was used.
16] Synovial fluid Surgical intervention Our case Arthrotomy Hong et al.
Thirty-two (84%) children underwent surgery (excision, debridement, open biopsy), 4 children received arthrotomy (3 ankle and knee joint), and 2 children underwent only aspiration biopsy.
Arthrotomy was performed by tilting patella to lateral with anterior incision.
Given that little research has been done regarding the analgesic effects of intra-articular injection of ketamine this study was aimed to compare the analgesic effect of intra-articular and extra-articular injection of morphine and ketamine compound in arthrotomy surgery under spinal anesthesia.
Results of arthroscopic versus open arthrotomy for surgical management of cranial cruciate ligament deficiency in dogs.
5%): one due to placement of intravenous catheter for a prolonged period and the other due to a septic sequel of arthrotomy.
A day surgery arthroscopic procedure is more readily accepted by patients than an in-patient arthrotomy and may facilitate earlier intervention.