Clutton's joints

noun plural
Clut·​ton's joints | \ ˌklət-ᵊnz- How to pronounce Clutton's joints (audio) \

Medical Definition of Clutton's joints

: symmetrical hydrarthrosis especially of the knees or elbows that occurs in congenital syphilis

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“Clutton's joints.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Clutton%27s%20joints. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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