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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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Human osteoarthritic synovial fluid increases excitability of mouse dorsal root ganglion sensory neurons: an in-vitro translational model to study arthritic pain.
In the present study, we demonstrated elevated levels of soluble ST2 both in serum and synovial fluid of RA patients and found that soluble ST2 negatively affected both IL-1[sz] and IL-33 in RASF cells.
Cann, "The effect of transient conditions on synovial fluid protein aggregation lubrication," Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, vol.
Aguiar, "Synovial fluid and synovial membrane mesenchymal stem cells: latest discoveries and therapeutic perspectives," Stem Cell Research & Therapy, vol.
Appropriate synovial fluid analysis including a Gram stain and culture besides other relevant tests can provide a specific etiological diagnosis and help in evaluation of a possible concurrent infectious process.
The concentrations of six cytokines were measured by ELISA in the knee synovial fluid of all adolescent patients.
In RA patients, IL-8 is significantly elevated in the [ACPA.sup.high] synovial fluid. The elevated level of IL-8 is associated with worse clinical manifestations of the disease.
Synovial fluid samples were collected during surgery to detect and measure the presence of polyphenols.
Metabolomic analysis of synovial fluid and plasma of OA patients with and without diabetes compared to healthy controls has been performed.
To estimate COMP levels in serum and synovial fluid samples, a human enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay was used, following manufacturer's instructions (Cloud-Clone Corp, SEB197Hu, Wuhan, China).
This is an ambitious randomized controlled trial that proposed evaluation of clinical parameters; inflammatory biomarkers in serum, urine and synovial fluid; and cartilage degradation biomarkers, prospectively.