Definición de adhesive capsulitis en inglés:

adhesive capsulitis

Silabificación: ad·he·sive cap·sul·i·tis
Pronunciación: /adˌhēsiv ˌkapsəˈlīdəs
 
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sustantivo

Extreme stiffness or immobility in the shoulder joint, usually following injury and caused by the adhesions in the joint and inflammation of the capsule of the humerus. Also called frozen shoulder.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • There are three major indications for a glenohumeral joint injection: osteoarthritis, adhesive capsulitis (frozen shoulder), and rheumatoid arthritis.
  • Stiffness or loss of motion may be the major symptom in patients with adhesive capsulitis (frozen shoulder), dislocation or glenohumeral joint arthritis.
  • The medical term for a frozen shoulder is adhesive capsulitis.

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Palabra del día retroflex
Pronunciación: ˈrɛtrə(ʊ)flɛks
adjective
turned backwards