arthrostomy

n.
a procedure to enable a temporary opening to be made into a joint cavity.

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  • arthrostomy — Establishment of a temporary opening into a joint cavity. [arthro + G. stoma, mouth] * * * n. a procedure to enable a temporary opening to be made into a joint cavity. * * * ar·thros·to·my (ahr throsґtə me) [arthro + stomy] surgical creation …   Medical dictionary

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