Items tagged “rheumatology”

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Ankylosing spondylitis

Ankylosing spondylitis (less commonly known as Bechterew disease and Marie Strümpell disease) is a seronegative spondyloarthropathy, which results in fusion (ankylosis) of the spine and sacroiliac (SI) joints, although involvement is also seen in large and small joints. Epidemiology There is a...
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Haemophilic arthropathy - ankle MRI

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Andrew Dixon
Published 11 Apr 2010
92% complete
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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 metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joint subluxation. Pathology It was traditionally described as occurring post-rheumatic fever. It is also seen in association with system...
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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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Diffuse alveolar haemorrhage

Diffuse alveolar haemorrhage (DAH) is a subset of diffuse pulmonary haemorrhage when bleeding is diffuse and directly into the alveolar spaces. It can occur in a vast number of clinical situations and can be life-threatening. Pathology Blood tends to fill alveolar spaces at multiple sites. Ae...
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Small bowel infarction

 Diagnosis certain
RMH Core Conditions
Published 10 Feb 2014
95% complete
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Ankylosing spondylitis complicated by fracture-dislocation

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Azza Elgendy
Published 17 Jan 2015
95% complete
CTMRIAnnotated image
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Rheumatoid arthritis of the foot

 Diagnosis certain
RMH Core Conditions
Published 29 Jan 2015
72% complete
X-ray
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Ankylosing spondylitis

 Diagnosis certain
RMH Core Conditions
Published 27 Jan 2015
94% complete
X-ray
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Calcified lupus panniculitis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Enrico Citarella
Published 21 Apr 2015
77% complete
CT
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Psoriatic arthritis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr. Suraindra Rajadurai
Published 20 Sep 2017
97% 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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