Patrick's test

[ pătrĭks ]

n.

A test in which the joint is stressed, used to determine the presence of sacroiliac disease.

Nearby words

  1. ptolemaic universe,
  2. ptolemaist,
  3. ptolemy,
  4. ptolemy i,
  5. ptolemy ii,
  6. ptomaine poisoning,
  7. ptosed,
  8. ptosis,
  9. ptotic,
  10. ptp.


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