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Joint

Describing anything in which two or more persons hold equal rights and responsibilities. For example, every account holder may use the funds in a joint account (though not always independently from the other holders), and each owner is equally liable for a jointly-held property.
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MRI of the knee and hip joints was performed using dedicated knee coil on 1.
6 Systemic spread from a primary hip joint infection has never been described before, and we believe that this was the primary focus that disseminated causing meningitis.
The tissue embedments in the hip joint of all patients were detected by magnetic resonance imaging.
The idea to produce medical equipment, especially hip joint endoprosthesis, which was then called an artificial hip or hip prosthesis or prosthesis of the hip, was promoted by Dr Branko Secerov, an orthopedist, at the beginning of the 1980s.
ELITE golfers are prone to having mismatched hip joints, leading to reduced movement and pain, Midland researchers have shown.
A blunt trocar was placed into the hip joint after a sequential dilatation of the tract.
It was stated that late full-weight bearing application to the hip joint did not change the risk of avascular necrosis and prognosis [7].
The smaller the distance from ground pool, the best result obtained in testing the hip joint mobility--string side.
The patient c/o severe pain in the left hip joint and hence, referred to the Orthopaedic Dept.
It is the failure of the hip joints to develop normally, gradually deteriorating and leading to loss of function of the hip joints.
While no reversible treatment for hip joint OA is available, total hip arthroplasty has been shown to provide excellent pain relief, return of function, and medication reduction.
Congenital hip dislocation covers a wide range of problems with the hip joint in newborn babies.