Items tagged “musculoskeletal”

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Spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis

 Diagnosis certain
Essam G Ghonaim
Published 10 Apr 2015
94% complete
X-ray
Article

Trochanteric syndrome

Trochanteric syndrome (greater trochanteric pain syndrome) refers to pain that originates from the lateral hip region. Terminology Bursitis is not necessarily present and the often-used term trochanteric bursitis is therefore not always appropriate 1. Epidemiology Trochanteric syndrome most ...
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Scurvy

 Diagnosis certain
Micheál Anthony Breen
Published 27 Oct 2015
89% complete
X-rayMRI
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Longitudinal epiphyseal bracket

 Diagnosis certain
Micheál Anthony Breen
Published 05 Nov 2015
86% complete
MRIX-ray
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Fibroadipose vascular anomaly

 Diagnosis certain
Micheál Anthony Breen
Published 27 Oct 2015
89% complete
MRI
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Giant cell tumor of bone - maxilla

 Diagnosis certain
Micheál Anthony Breen
Published 29 Oct 2015
93% complete
CT
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Proximal femoral fractures (summary)

This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists Proximal femoral fractures are a heterogeneous group of fractures that occur in and around the hip. The commonest type of fracture in this region is the femoral neck fracture. They can occur anywhere between the joint surf...
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Gollop-Wolfgang complex

 Diagnosis almost certain
Katia Kaplan-List
Published 08 Nov 2015
75% complete
PathologyX-ray
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Ilium

The ilium (plural: ilia) is one of the three bony components of the innominate bone: ilium, ischium, and pubis. These are individual bones in the immature skeleton which fuse to form one bone in adults, the principal union being in the acetabulum. The ilium is not to be confused with the ileum:...
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Pubis

The pubis, together with the ilium and ischium, make up the innominate bone of the pelvis. These are individual bones in the young and unite to form one bone in adults, the principal union forming the fused acetabulum. The pubis is the ventral part of the innominate bone and forms a median cart...
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Abductor pollicis brevis muscle

The abductor pollicis brevis muscle is a thin subcutaneous muscle located laterally in the thenar eminence of the hand, and is one of the intrinsic muscles of the hand. Summary origin: mainly from the flexor retinaculum few fibers originate from the tubercles of scaphoid and trapezium and ten...
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Opponens pollicis muscle

The opponens pollicis muscle is one of the muscles of the thenar eminence, deep to abductor pollicis brevis, and is one of the intrinsic muscles of the hand. The three muscles that constitute the thenar eminence muscle group are abductor pollicis brevis, flexor pollicis brevis and opponens polli...
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Tuberculous arthropathy - right hip joint

 Diagnosis certain
Francis Dizon
Published 31 Mar 2016
95% complete
PathologyX-rayMRI
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Manubrium

The manubrium is the superior part of the sternum lying at the level of T3-T4 vertebrae. It forms the superior wall of the anterior mediastinum and its superior border also contributes to the superior thoracic aperture (thoracic inlet). The upper border of the manubrium also serves as the apex f...
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Chronic superior labral anteroposterior tear with paralabral cyst

 Diagnosis almost certain
Shailaja Muniraj
Published 22 Oct 2016
80% complete
MRI
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Intraosseous pneumatocyst

 Diagnosis certain
Sebastian Tschauner
Published 21 Jan 2017
95% complete
CT
Article

Sliver sign (patella)

The sliver sign refers to a curvilinear intra-articular osteochondral fragment in the knee joint on conventional knee radiographs. In the context of acute knee trauma and in association with joint effusion this sign is highly predictive of a recent transient lateral patellar dislocation 1. Path...
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Cyma line

The cyma line is a radiological sign of the smooth joining of the midtarsal joint lines as a "lazy S-shape" of the talonavicular and calcaneocuboid joints on both AP and lateral views. Related pathology Disruption of the cyma line with anterior shift of the talonavicular joint can indicate tru...
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Bilateral femoral head avascular necrosis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Liam Pugh
Published 26 Jul 2017
79% complete
X-ray
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Extrusion index

The extrusion index is a radiographic measurement of femoral head bony coverage by the acetabulum. It is useful in assessing for developmental dysplasia of the hip as well as femoroacetabular impingement. Measurement It is calculated by dividing the horizontal distance of the lateral femoral h...