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I have arthropathy at l2-3, l3-4, l4-5 and L5 -s1 im on pain all the time what is arthropathy

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Dr. Jason Marchetti
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine

In brief: Arthritic joint

Arthropathy describes an arthritic joint.
Based upon your description, you likely have a radiology report that is describing your facet (or zygopophyseal) joints. These are the joints in the back of the spine (behind the disc and spinal canal). There are two at each spinal level.

In brief: Arthritic joint

Arthropathy describes an arthritic joint.
Based upon your description, you likely have a radiology report that is describing your facet (or zygopophyseal) joints. These are the joints in the back of the spine (behind the disc and spinal canal). There are two at each spinal level.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Joing DZ

Arthropathy = joint disease.

In brief: Joing DZ

Arthropathy = joint disease.
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