Osteochondrosis

Last revised by Dr Daniel J Bell on 13 Jun 2020

Osteochondrosis (plural: osteochondroses) is the descriptive term given to a group of disorders that affect the progress of bone growth by bone necrosis. It is only seen in children and adolescents who are still growing.

The commoner examples include:

See also

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: Frieberg's
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