Definition of Ankylosis. Meaning of Ankylosis. Synonyms of Ankylosis

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Definition of Ankylosis

Ankylosis
Anchylosis An`chy*lo"sis, Ankylosis An`ky*lo"sis, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ?, fr. ?, fr. ? to crook, stiffen, fr. ? crooked: cf. F. ankylose.] 1. (Med.) Stiffness or fixation of a joint; formation of a stiff joint. --Dunglison. 2. (Anat.) The union of two or more separate bones to from a single bone; the close union of bones or other structures in various animals.
Ankylosis
Ankylosis An`ky*lo"sis, n. Same as Anchylosis.

Meaning of Ankylosis from wikipedia

- outside the joint are affected, the term "false ankylosis" has been used in contradistinction to "true ankylosis", in which the disease is within the joint...
- Tooth ankylosis is the pathological fusing of cementum or dentine of a tooth root to the alveolar bone. Ankylosis of teeth is uncommon, it more often...
- Fibrous ankylosis is a fibrous connective tissue process which results in decreased range of motion. Symptoms present as bony ankylosis, in which osseous...
- children. He began to grow very rapidly at the age of 13, leading to ankylosis (abnormal rigidity of the skeletal joints). The disease hindered, and...
- used to treat bony ankylosis, e.g.: Gap arthroplasty using interpositional materials between the cut segments. Fibrous ankylosis: usually results due...
- abnormal fusion of neighboring digits. Synostosis within joints can cause ankylosis. Radioulnar synostosis is one of the more common failures of separation...
- of the erosions leads to pseudo-widening of the joint space and bony ankylosis. X-ray spine can reveal squaring of vertebrae with spine ossification...
- Teeth (pulp, dentin, enamel) Amelogenesis imperfecta Ankylosis Anodontia Caries Early childhood caries Concrescence Failure of eruption of teeth Dens...
- Teeth (pulp, dentin, enamel) Amelogenesis imperfecta Ankylosis Anodontia Caries Early childhood caries Concrescence Failure of eruption of teeth Dens...
- Progressive ankylosis protein homolog is a protein that in humans is encoded by the ANKH gene. This gene encodes a multip**** transmembrane protein that...
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