Examples from the Web for anchylosis
In other cases the suppuration soon disappears, and recovery is effected by the joint becoming stiff (anchylosis).
Anchylosis very rarely requires and would not be much benefited by such an operation.A Manual of the Operations of Surgery|Joseph Bell
Even with the happier ending of resolution, anchylosis of the joint and incurable lameness is more often than not left behind.Diseases of the Horse's Foot|Harry Caulton Reeks
One of the severest complications liable to be encountered is an immobile joint (anchylosis).
Our Doctor was curious about those cases of anchylosis, as he called it, of the lower jaw.Over the Teacups|Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.