Brodie disease

Bro·die dis·ease

(brō'dē),
1. Synonym(s): Brodie knee
2. hysterical spinal neuralgia, simulating Pott disease, following a trauma.

Bro·die dis·ease

(brō'dē di-zēz')
1. Synonym(s): Brodie knee.
2. Hysteric spinal neuralgia, simulating Pott disease, following a trauma.

Brodie,

Sir Benjamin C., English surgeon, 1783-1862.
Brodie abscess - a chronic abscess of bone surrounded by dense fibrous tissue and sclerotic bone.
Brodie bursa - medial subtendinous bursa of gastrocnemius muscle. - Synonym(s): bursa of semimembranosus muscle
Brodie disease - (1) Synonym(s): Brodie knee; - (2) hysterical spinal neuralgia, simulating Pott disease.
Brodie knee - chronic hypertrophic synovitis of the knee. Synonym(s): Brodie disease (1)
Brodie serocystic disease - usually benign and fast-growing postpubescent breast tumor.
Brodie-Trendelenburg test - test for varicosities in leg veins.