osteoarthropathy


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osteoarthropathy

[¦äs·tē·ō‚är¦thräp·ə·thē]
(medicine)
Any disease of bony articulations.
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Neuropathy, HbA1c and duration of diabetes are the predisposing risk factors for Charcot osteoarthropathy, he added.
The association of diffuse periosteal new bone and visceral rib lesions suggests infection or hypertrophic osteoarthropathy, a condition that results in symmetrical periosteal new bone formation, which can arise from any severe illness (Assis et al.
Neuropathic osteoarthropathy: diagnostic dilemmas and differential diagnosis.
Our patient presented with hypertrophic osteoarthropathy and knees swelling.
found that 15-hydroxyprostaglandin dehydrogenase, the enzyme-mediating prostaglandin degradation, is responsible for familial cases of clubbing and hypertrophic osteoarthropathy [14].
The musculoskeletal ultrasound for rheumatic osteoarthropathy in the children can provide an accurate theoretical basis for the diagnosis of the disease [44].
Charcot osteoarthropathy is a rare disorder manifesting with aseptic inflammation and hyperemia in and around loadbearing bones and tissues.
Our cases highlight that knee Charcot osteoarthropathy carries a higher risk of recurrence and concurrent bilateral pathology may occur.
Hypertrophic osteoarthropathy (HOA) is one such process and has a well-known association with lung cancer.
Lung cancer can also present as paraneoplastic syndromes like clubbing, hypertrophic pulmonary osteoarthropathy, myasthenic syndromes, hypercalcaemia, hyponatraemia, Cushing's syndrome and carcinoid syndromes and are less common in adenocarcinoma than in other histologic types.
SFT may rarely present with systemic symptoms (hypoglycemia, hypertrophic osteoarthropathy), or non-specific symptoms (fever, weight loss, fatigue) (12).