Items tagged “arthritis”

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Psoriatic arthritis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Radswiki
Published 20 Oct 2010
60% complete
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Psoriatic arthritis

 Diagnosis possible
Radswiki
Published 20 Oct 2010
32% complete
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Rheumatoid arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic autoimmune multisystemic inflammatory disease which affects many organs but predominantly attacks the synovial tissues and joints. Epidemiology RA has an overall prevalence of 0.5-1%. There is a female predominance, with the disease being 2-3 times more c...
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Rheumatoid arthritis (musculoskeletal manifestations)

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic multi-system disease with predominant musculoskeletal manifestations. Being a disease that primarily attacks synovial tissues, RA affects synovial joints, tendons and bursae. Refer to the related articles for a general discussion of rheumatoid arthritis an...
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Jaccoud arthropathy

Jaccoud arthropathy (JA) is a deforming non erosive arthropathy characterised by ulnar deviation of the second to 5th fingers with MCP subluxation. Pathology It was traditionally described as occurring post rheumatic fever. It is also seen in association with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
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Septic arthritis

Septic arthritis is a destructive arthropathy caused by an intra-articular infection that usually is related to severe symptoms such as pain and decreased range of motion. This condition requires prompt treatment aiming to avoid permanent damage to joint, which may result in chronic deformity or...
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Psoriatic arthritis of the knee

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Roberto Schubert
Published 27 Sep 2011
77% complete
MRI
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Non-marginal osteophyte

IVU
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mark Holland
Published 18 Sep 2012
79% complete
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Rheumatoid arthritis

 Diagnosis probable
Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad
Published 14 Dec 2012
60% complete
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Chronic septic arthritis of the shoulder joint

Coronal T1 +C
 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Mohammad A. ElBeialy
Published 19 Feb 2013
77% complete
MRI
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Gout

Gouty arthritis w...
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Aditya Shetty
Published 13 Jan 2014
97% complete
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Gout

Gout is a crystal arthropathy due to deposition of monosodium urate (MSU) crystals in and around the joints. Epidemiology Typically occurs in those above 40 years. There is a strong male predilection of 20:1. Pathology Characterised by monosodium urate crystals deposition in periarticular so...
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Rheumatoid arthritis of the cervical spine

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Muhammad Essam
Published 21 May 2014
68% complete
MRI
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Ankylosing spondylitis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Matt Skalski
Published 08 Apr 2015
97% complete
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Lupus arthropathy in the hands and wrists

Contractures and ...
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Matt A. Morgan
Published 14 Jun 2015
100% complete
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Hallux rigidus

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Matt A. Morgan
Published 21 Jun 2015
75% complete
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Intra-articular loose bodies (osteoarthritis)

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Matt A. Morgan
Published 25 Jun 2015
94% complete
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Investigation of polyarthritis (basic)

Polyarthritis (arthritis affecting several joints) is common, especially in older patients. Symptoms may range from mild pain and restriction to severe, debilitating disease with mutilated joints. Assessment Arthritis may be broadly split into degenerative and inflammatory types. The distincti...
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Gout

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Tim Wastney
Published 21 Jun 2016
72% complete
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Enthesitis

Enthesitis refers to inflammation of the enthesis (the attachment of ligament or tendon to bone).  Enthesitis may be the result of repetitive mechanical stress or a more generalised inflammatory condition. Enthesitis is associated with the HLA-B27 inflammatory arthritides such as ankylosing spo...

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