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arthrolith (s) (noun), arthroliths (pl)
A foreign substance, often a calcium deposit, in a connective link between bones which can cause pain or impaired movements: Jonathan had surgery scheduled to remove the arthrolith in one of the joints in his shoulder as the lump was causing agony and a limited range of motions.
This entry is located in the following units: arthro-, arthr- (page 2) litho-, lith-, -lith, -lithic, -lite, -liths, -lites (page 1)