car·pi·tis kär-'pīt-əs n arthritis of the carpal joint in domestic animals

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car·pi·tis (kahr-piґtis) inflammation of the synovial membranes of the knee (carpal joint) of the horse, with swelling, pain, and lameness. Called also popped knee.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • carpitis — f. reumat. Inflamación de las membranas sinoviales de las articulaciones de los huesos que conforman el carpo. Medical Dictionary. 2011 …   Diccionario médico

  • çarpıtış — is. Çarpıtma işi veya biçimi …   Çağatay Osmanlı Sözlük

  • carpitis — n. arthritis of the carpus in horses and other animals …   English contemporary dictionary

  • carpitis — car·pi·tis …   English syllables

  • carpitis —   n. arthritis of carpus …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • carpitis — kärˈpīd.ə̇s noun ( es) Etymology: New Latin, from carp (II) + itis : arthritis of the carpal joint in domestic animals …   Useful english dictionary

  • popped knee — carpitis …   Medical dictionary

  • Skeletal system of the horse — The skeletal system has three major functions in the body. It protects vital organs, provides framework, and supports soft parts of the body. Horses typically have 205 bones. The pelvic limb typically contains 19 bones, while the thoracic limb… …   Wikipedia

  • КАРПИТ — (Carpitis), воспаление запястного сустава. См. Артриты …   Ветеринарный энциклопедический словарь

  • carp- — I. combining form or carpo Etymology: French & New Latin, from Greek karp , karpo , from karpos fruit more at harvest : fruit Carpoidea, carpology …   Useful english dictionary

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