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Meaning of ARTHROSCOPY

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a minimally invasive operation to repair a damaged joint; the surgeon examines the joint with an arthroscope while making repairs through a small incision
 

ARTHROSCOPY is a 11 letter word that starts with A.

 

 See Also: operation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process

 

 

Medical Dictionary
 
 Definition: A surgical technique whereby a doctor inserts a tube-like instrument into a joint to inspect, diagnose and repair tissues. It is most commonly performed in patients with diseases of the knees or shoulders.
 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: The use of an arthroscope to examine a joint.
 

 

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