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"Contracture" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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Prolonged shortening of the muscle or other soft tissue around a joint, preventing movement of the joint.

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