cavity

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Related to articular cavity: articular cartilage, articular capsule

cavity

1. Dentistry a soft decayed area on a tooth
2. any empty or hollow space within the body

cavity

[′kav·əd·ē]
(biology)
A hole or hollow space in an organ, tissue, or other body part.
(electromagnetism)
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Based on our results, we summarize the indications for hip arthroscopy in the treatment of early stage of AVNFH as: (1) failure of conservative treatment; (2) MRI showing significant synovial hyperplasia, effusion, and articular cartilage damage; (3) corpus liberum in articular cavity or labrum injury with mechanical symptoms.
According to envelopes result, the experimental group injected 3g of tranexamic acid in 40 mL of sterile saline into hip articular cavity from intermuscular space following fixation of the implants and closure of articular capsule, short external rotators, whereas the control group received 40 mL of sterile saline in the same way.
In addition, it is also believed that antigen-specific CD4 and CD8 T cells are activated within the articular cavity, triggering an inflammatory response within the tissues.