arthropyosis

[ är′thrō-pī-ōsĭs ]

n.

The formation of pus in a joint.

Nearby words

  1. arthroplasty,
  2. arthropod,
  3. arthropoda,
  4. arthropodiasis,
  5. arthropods,
  6. arthrosclerosis,
  7. arthroscope,
  8. arthroscopic,
  9. arthroscopy,
  10. arthrosis


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