The severity of osteoarthritis was evaluated according to the Kellgren and Lawrence classification.
What does K/L stand for?
K/L stands for Kellgren and Lawrence (arthritis grading scale)
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This latest data is significant because it is using the Kellgren and Lawrence scale, which is another way to evaluate the joint and the phase of the disease in an osteoarthritis patient, by looking into the radiographic evaluation of a joint.