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Disease Osteoarthritis, Knee

Name Osteoarthritis, Knee
Synonyms Knee Osteoarthritides | Knee Osteoarthritis | Knee, Osteoarthritis Of | Knees, Osteoarthritis Of | Osteoarthritides, Knee | Osteoarthritis Of Knee | Osteoarthritis Of Knees
Definition Noninflammatory degenerative disease of the knee joint consisting of three large categories: conditions that block normal synchronous movement, conditions that produce abnormal pathways of motion, and conditions that cause stress concentration resulting in changes to articular cartilage. (Crenshaw, Campbell's Operative Orthopaedics, 8th ed, p2019)
Categories Musculoskeletal disease
MeSH® ID D020370

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1. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Joint Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Arthritis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Osteoarthritis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Osteoarthritis, Knee Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Rheumatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Osteoarthritis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Osteoarthritis, Knee Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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