osteoarthropathy

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Related to diabetic osteoarthropathy: neuropathic arthropathy, diabetic osteopathy, Charcot arthritis

osteoarthropathy

[¦äs·tē·ō‚är¦thräp·ə·thē]
(medicine)
Any disease of bony articulations.
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Diabetic peripheral neuropathy is thought to play the greatest pathogenic role in diabetic osteoarthropathy.