Enthesopathy vs enthesitis (diagram)

Case contributed by Dr Matt Skalski
Diagram

Enthesophytes/enthesopathy is added bone, enthesitis is destroyed bone. Both result in an irregular cortical contour. 

Case Discussion

These illustrations show the important difference between enthesopathy and enthesitis. Enthesophytes/enthesopathy is added bone, enthesitis is destroyed bone. Both result in an irregular cortical contour. 

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Case information

rID: 69382
Published: 9th Jul 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Palmer College of Chiropractic

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