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Related to Charcot's disease: Charcot foot, Charcot joint, neuropathic arthropathy, neuropathic arthritis, Charcot arthritis, Charcot arthropathy
Any joint disease.
A neurotrophic disorder of a joint, usually due to lack of pain sensation, found in association with tabes dorsalis, leprosy, syringomyelia, diabetic polyneuropathy, and occasionally multiple sclerosis and myelodysplasias.
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