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DIASTASIS [1 record]

Record 1 2012-02-20

English

Subject field(s)
  • Bones and Joints
DEF

A separation of normally joined parts, most commonly applied to slightly movable joints. Diastases occur in the region of the pubic symphysis or the distal tibiofibular syndesmosis.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Os et articulations
DEF

Écart anormal entre deux surfaces articulaires.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Huesos y articulaciones
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