osteochondritis


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Related to osteochondritis: osteochondritis dissecans, costochondritis

osteochondritis

[‚äs·tē·ō‚kän′drīd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of both bone and cartilage.
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Osteochondritis dissecans of the tibial plafond: Imaging characteristics and a review of the literature.
The differential diagnosis include chronic inflammatory arthritis like septic or tuberculous arthritis, avascular necrosis of femoral head, osteoblastoma, Ewing sarcoma, osteochondritis, eosinophilic granuloma, and bony metastasis.
Like in the acquired secondary syphilis, the patient can present lymphadenopathy, hepatosplenomegaly, osteochondritis (epiphisitis), with pain on motion--hence the refusal to move (Parrot's pseudoparalysis) periostitis, nephrotic syndrome, acute glomerulonephritis, and such neurological manifestations as: meningitis, meningoencephalitis, obstructive hydrocephalus, cranial nerve palsies, cerebrovascular accidents, choroiditis, etc.
12,58,59) In contradistinction to osteochondritis dissecans, Panner disease is rarely associated with intra-articular bodies and characteristically responds to conservative management.
I was recently diagnosed with osteochondritis dissecans (OCD) in my right knee.
Moreover, it may occur in the setting of preexistent osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteonecrosis, osteochondritis dissecans, neuropathic osteoarthropathy, tuberculosis, or osteochondral fractures.
Tanto el erucismo como el lepidopterismo se caracterizan por presentar sintomas generales como dermatitis inflamatoria pasajera (generalmente no notificada al sistema de salud), vesiculas, erupciones, nodulos, neuritis, nauseas, vomitos, calambres y diarreas o puede variar a osteochondritis, falla renal, hasta un cuadro hemorragico fatales como en el caso de las Lonomias (9, 14).
Important differential diagnostic considerations of synovial osteochondromatosis in the knee include pigmented villonodular synovitis, osteoarthritis, chondrosarcoma, osteochondroma, osteochondritis dissecans, and fracture with an avulsed fragment.
The differential diagnosis of posterior ankle pain is peroneal tendon subluxation, posterior impingement syndrome with painful os trigonum or trigonal process, posterior talus osteochondritis dissecans, flexor hallucis longus tendinopathy, and posterior tibial tendinopathy.
Due to pain location, SOMTP may be confused with osteochondritis dissecans, medial meniscus pathologies and pes anserine bursitis.
It is not osteonecrosis, epiphysitis or osteochondritis, as previously described in the literature.
Diet and exercise as potential risk factors for osteochondritis dissecans in dogs.
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