arthropathy

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arthropathy

[‚är′thräp·ə·thē]
(medicine)
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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Total knee arthroplasty failure and gouty arthropathy. J Arthroplasty.
Early gout rarely resembles RA, but erosive gouty arthropathy, particularly when accompanied by tophi resembling rheumatoid nodules, can mimic RA.
Gouty arthropathy of the cervical spine in a young adult.