neuroarthropathy

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neuroarthropathy

[¦nu̇r·ō·är′thräp·ə·thē]
(medicine)
Joint disease associated with disease of the nervous system.
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Diabetic neuroarthropathy involving large weight-bearing joints is rare, and the literature, although sparse, focuses on the complexities and the challenges of total knee arthroplasty in these patients.
Chevalier, "Diabetic neuroarthropathy: report of a rare case of a Charcot knee," Joint Bone Spine, vol.
The nomenclature of the condition in the literature bears more than 40 different names: Charcot's foot, Charcot's neuro-osteoarthropathy and diabetic neuroarthropathy, to name but a few.