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What is arthrogryposis?
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Dr. Robert Purchase
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Joint contractures
Arthrogryposis is a rare congenital condition in which the affected child as joint contractures and muscle weakness.
A joint contracture means essentially that the joint is stuck in one position. The care issues are complex, and an affected child needs to be cared for at a multi-specialty pediatric center with the appropriate expertise.

In brief: Joint contractures
Arthrogryposis is a rare congenital condition in which the affected child as joint contractures and muscle weakness.
A joint contracture means essentially that the joint is stuck in one position. The care issues are complex, and an affected child needs to be cared for at a multi-specialty pediatric center with the appropriate expertise.
Dr. Robert Purchase
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