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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Where indicated, serial imaging could identify changes in patients consistent with a neuroarthropathy.
Since its introduction in October 2012, DynaNail has been used to address numerous pathologies, including Charcot neuroarthropathy, severe ankle and subtalar osteoarthritis, failed total ankle replacement and nonunion following a previous arthrodesis procedure.
The second complication is Charcot's Neuroarthropathy, which is characterized by erythema, edema and increased temperature, and can lead to foot deformity, ulceration and decreased function if not treated.
Sanders LJ, Frykberg RG: Charcot's neuroarthropathy of the foot.