'Gon' means 'knee'. 'Arthrosis' means 'disorder of the joint'. Gonarthrosis thus means a disorder of the knee joint, generally implying early joint surface damage of any kind.

 

Arthrosis and Arthritis

'Gonarthritis' implies more advanced arthritic destruction.

Synonyms: 
Knee arthrosis
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Knee osteoarthritis and diet

How the food you eat can affect your knees.

A simple flowchart with links to show the possible interventions in cases of knee arthritis.

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CLINICAL PUBLICATIONS

[Gonarthrosis--pathomechanism and diagnosis]. Kwiatkowski K and Płomiński J. Pol Merkur Lekarski. 2004 Oct;17(100):415-9.


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