os·​teo·​ar·​throp·​a·​thy -är-ˈthräp-ə-thē How to pronounce osteoarthropathy (audio)
plural osteoarthropathies
: a disease of joints or bones
specifically : hypertrophic osteoarthropathy

called also acropachy

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“Osteoarthropathy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/osteoarthropathy. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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