Noninflammatory degenerative disease of the knee joint consisting of three large categories: conditions that block normal synchronous movement, conditions that produce abnormal pathways of motion, and conditions that cause stress concentration resulting in changes to articular cartilage. (Crenshaw, Campbell's Operative Orthopaedics, 8th ed, p2019) [ MESH : D020370 ]

Synonyms:

Knee, Osteoarthritis Of

Knee Osteoarthritis

osteoarthritis of the knee

Osteoarthritides, Knee

Knee Osteoarthritides

Knees, Osteoarthritis Of

Osteoarthritis Of Knees

osteoarthritis, knee

Osteoarthritis Of Knee

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Term information

database cross reference
  • MeSH:D020370
  • ICD10:M17
  • MONDO:0005416
  • MESH:D020370 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
definition citation
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Knee_osteoarthritis
exactMatch
  • http://identifiers.org/mesh/D020370
gwas trait
  • true
id
  • EFO:0004616
term editor
  • Helen Parkinson