arthritis deformans arthritis de·for·mans (dē-fôr'mānz')
See rheumatoid arthritis.
Tinkering with the diet has never been known to do any good for arthritis deformans and often does harm.
But you are in an advanced stage of arthritis deformans of the soul.
In hallux valgus, the metatarso-phalangeal joint of the great toe undergoes changes characteristic of arthritis deformans.
Degeneration of the cartilage tissue: Ankylosis, Gout, arthritis deformans.
It gives rise to symptoms which are liable to be mistaken for those of Pott's disease or of arthritis deformans.
In arthritis deformans, however, the ilio-tibial band of the fascia lata is not relaxed as it is in fracture.
The third type of arthritis deformans is the chronic slow running type which involves many joints before the process is complete.
Chronic changes of the nature of arthritis deformans may occur in and around such false joints.
The diagnosis is to be made from arthritis deformans, and in some cases from loose body of other than tuberculous origin.
arthritis deformans affects the knee more frequently than any of the other large joints.