osteochondritis dissecans

noun
osteochondritis dis·​se·​cans | \ -ˈdis-ə-ˌkanz How to pronounce osteochondritis dissecans (audio) \

Medical Definition of osteochondritis dissecans

: partial or complete detachment of a fragment of bone and cartilage at a joint

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“Osteochondritis dissecans.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/osteochondritis%20dissecans. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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