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Introduction: Arthroscopy

Description of Arthroscopy

Arthroscopy: a minimally invasive operation to repair a damaged joint; the surgeon examines the joint with an arthroscope while making repairs through a small incision.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Arthroscopy: Endoscopic examination, therapy and surgery of the joint.
Source: MeSH 2007

Arthroscopy: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Arthroscopy:

Terms associated with Arthroscopy:

Terms Similar to Arthroscopy:

  • Arthroscopic Surgical Procedures
  • Surgical Procedures, Arthroscopic

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Arthroscopy

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - WordNet 2.1

The following terms can be used for Arthroscopy

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Arthroscopy

The following list attempts to classify Arthroscopy into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • operation,surgery,surgical operation,surgical procedure,surgical process
  • medical procedure
  • procedure,process
  • activity
  • act,human action,human activity

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

Disease Ontology - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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