Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Examples from the Web for anchylosis
Of a series of excisions for disease, injury, and anchylosis, 22.15 per cent.A Manual of the Operations of Surgery
Anchylosis was established, and he left for England with a useful limb.A Treatise on Gunshot Wounds
The end result is one of anchylosis of the joint and permanent lameness.Diseases of the Horse's Foot
Harry Caulton Reeks
One of the severest complications liable to be encountered is an immobile joint (anchylosis).
In other cases the suppuration soon disappears, and recovery is effected by the joint becoming stiff (anchylosis).