Osteoarthritis, Spine


Engelsk definition

A degenerative joint disease involving the SPINE. It is characterized by progressive deterioration of the spinal articular cartilage (CARTILAGE, ARTICULAR), usually with hardening of the subchondral bone and outgrowth of bone spurs (OSTEOPHYTE).

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Engelska synonymer

Osteoarthritis of Spine Spine Osteoarthritis Spinal Osteoarthritis Osteoarthritis, Spinal Osteoarthritis of the Spine Lumbar Osteoarthritis Osteoarthritis, Lumbar