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What do they expect of a arthrocentesis?
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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In brief: To check the joint
Arthrocentesis is the clinical procedure of using a syringe to collect synovial fluid from a joint capsule.
It is also known as joint aspiration. Arthrocentesis is used in the diagnosis of gout, arthritis, and synovial infections and other diseases.

In brief: To check the joint
Arthrocentesis is the clinical procedure of using a syringe to collect synovial fluid from a joint capsule.
It is also known as joint aspiration. Arthrocentesis is used in the diagnosis of gout, arthritis, and synovial infections and other diseases.
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