osteoarthropathy


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osteoarthropathy

[¦äs·tē·ō‚är¦thräp·ə·thē]
(medicine)
Any disease of bony articulations.
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Our patient presented with hypertrophic osteoarthropathy and knees swelling.
Durupt, "Neurogenic osteoarthropathy of the knee associated with spina bifida: a diagnosis not to be missed," La Revue de Medecine Interne, vol.
Autosomal dominant (Beukes) premature degenerative osteoarthropathy of the hip joint maps to an 11-cM region on chromosome 4q35.
Charcot neuro- osteoarthropathy, a primary articular disease, is characterized by resorption of tuft of phalanges and metatarsals leading to characteristic "penciling" or "lick and candy" appearance of metatarsal shafts on foot- radiograph.
Marie provided the first description of acromegaly, muscular atrophy type of Charcot-Marie (1886), pulmonary hypertrophic osteoarthropathy (1890); cerebellar heredotaxia (1893); cleidocranial dyssostosis (1897); and finally -rhizomelic spondylosis (1898) [17].
Hypertrophic pulmonary osteoarthropathy in a patient with pulmonary alveolar microlithiasis.
The disease differs from hypertrophic pulmonary osteoarthropathy due to absence of an underlying bronchial lesion.
Hypertrophic osteoarthropathy (HOA) is an uncommon condition in children, consisting of a triad of digital clubbing, non-inflammatory joint effusions and radiographic evidence of periostitis affecting the hands, feet and distal long bones.
A secondary form can develop in a setting of preexisting joint pathology, including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteochondritis dissecans, neuropathic osteoarthropathy, osteonecrosis, or fracture.
The conference will be addressing topics related to epidemiology, diagnostics of diabetic foot, biomechanics, Osteoarthropathy, infection/diagnosis and management, the role of endocrinology in managing the diabetic foot and tips for practicing imaging for Charcot and osteomyelitis, amongst others.
Spinal osteoarthropathy may be associated with scoliosis.
The clinical pulmonary symptoms are not initially metastatic, but commonly develop the hypertrophic pulmonary osteoarthropathy at the late stage of OS metastasis (33) (see table 1).