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Descriptor English:   Osteoarthritis, Spine 
Descriptor Spanish:   Osteoartritis de la Columna Vertebral 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Osteoartrite da Coluna Vertebral 
Synonyms English:   Lumbar Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis, Lumbar
Osteoarthritis, Spinal
Spinal Osteoarthritis
Spine Osteoarthritis  
Tree Number:   C05.116.900.853.625.399
Definition English:   A degenerative joint disease involving the SPINE. It is characterized by progressive deterioration of the spinal articular cartilage (CARTILAGE, ARTICULAR), usually with hardening of the subchondral bone and outgrowth of bone spurs (OSTEOPHYTE). 
Indexing Annotation English:   coordinate with specific vertebra
History Note English:   2009 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   53067 
Unique Identifier:   D055013 

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