periarticular

[ pĕr′ē-är-tĭkyə-lər ]

adj.

Surrounding a joint.

Nearby words

  1. periarterial plexus,
  2. periarterial sympathectomy,
  3. periarteritis,
  4. periarteritis nodosa,
  5. periarthritis,
  6. periarticular abscess,
  7. periastron,
  8. periaxillary,
  9. periblem,
  10. peribonca


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