arthroereisis

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ar·thro·erei·sis (ahr″thro-ə-riґsis) [arthro- + Gr. ereisis a raising up] operative limiting of the motion in a joint that is abnormally mobile from paralysis.

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  • arthrorisis — An operation for limiting motion in a joint in cases of undue mobility from paralysis, usually by means of a bone block. SYN: arthroereisis. [arthro + G. ereisis, a propping up] * * * ar·thro·ri·sis (ahr″thro riґsis) arthroereisis …   Medical dictionary

  • ICD-9-CM Volume 3 — is a system of procedural codes. It is a subset of ICD 9 CM (volumes 1 and 2 are used for diagnostic codes.) The United States National Center for Health Statistics drafted ICD 10 PCS in 2000 as a potential replacement for ICD 9 CM Volume 3, but… …   Wikipedia

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