Items tagged “osteoarthritis”

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Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis (OA), also known as degenerative joint disease (DJD), is the most common form of arthritis, being widely prevalent with high morbidity and social cost.  Terminology Some authors prefer the term osteoarthrosis instead of osteoarthritis as some authors do not believe in an inflamm...
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Osteoarthritis

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 13 May 2008
79% complete
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Intraspinal synovial cyst

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Roberto Schubert
Published 17 Jul 2011
71% complete
MRI
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Acromioclavicular joint ganglion

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Roberto Schubert
Published 25 Jul 2011
83% complete
MRI
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Osteoarthritis of the hip

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Bruno Di Muzio
Published 02 Sep 2011
92% complete
CT
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Scaphotrapeziotrapezoid (STT) osteoarthritis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Roberto Schubert
Published 01 Nov 2011
63% complete
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Trapeziometacarpal osteoarthritis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Roberto Schubert
Published 28 Nov 2011
60% complete
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Osteoarthritis of the hip with pistol grip deformity

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Roberto Schubert
Published 14 Jan 2012
91% complete
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Degenerative disease of gleno-humeral joint

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Maulik S Patel
Published 27 Mar 2012
44% complete
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Subchondral cyst (geode) of the femoral head

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Roberto Schubert
Published 17 Jul 2012
70% complete
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Osteoarthritis (mnemonic)

A mnemonic to remember the main signs of osteoarthritis on plain radiography is: LOSS Mnemonic L: loss of joint space O: osteophytes S: subchondral cysts S: subchondral sclerosis Mnemonics for Heberden nodes and Bouchard nodes: Heberden- Distal interphalangeal joint (H-D) (High Definitio...
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Kellgren and Lawrence system for classification of osteoarthritis

The Kellgren and Lawrence system is a common method of classifying the severity of osteoarthritis (OA) using five grades.  The original paper 1 graded OA at the following sites and projections: hands: posteroanterior cervical spine: lateral lumbar spine (facet joints only): lateral hips: an...
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Heberden node

Heberden nodes are a clinical examination sign related to the hands, most commonly found at the dorsolateral aspect of the distal interphalangeal joint (DIPJ) and are a moderate-to-strong marker of osteoarthritis 1,2.   Previously, Heberden nodes and DIP osteophytes were thought to be synonymou...
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Double PCL sign

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Nafisa Shakir Batta
Published 14 May 2014
92% complete
MRI
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Osteoarthritis of the knee

Osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee is very common and is a major cause of morbidity, especially in the older population.  Terminology The term early osteoarthritis of the knee has been proposed and has been defined as meeting three main criteria 9: knee pain ≤Kellgren-Lawrence grade 2 on radiog...
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Root tear of medial meniscus

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Nafisa Shakir Batta
Published 03 Aug 2016
92% complete
MRI
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Shoulder joint osteoarthritis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Shailaja Muniraj
Published 21 Jan 2017
94% complete
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Secondary synovial osteochondromatosis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Imad Awwad
Published 10 Dec 2017
79% complete
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Knee (Rosenberg view)

The Rosenberg view of the knees is a specialized series often used to detect early signs of osteoarthritis. It should be the initial study for any patient with a suspicion of knee osteoarthritis. Indications The Rosenberg view is performed for any patient with a suspicion of knee osteoarthriti...
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Trapeziometacarpal osteoarthritis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Viratsinh Vaghela
Published 30 Jan 2018
89% complete
MRI

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