Sinding-Larsen-Johansson syndrome

Sinding-Larsen-Johansson syndrome

(sin'ding lar'sĕn yō-han'sŏn),
apophysitis of the distal pole of the patella.

Sinding-Larsen-Johansson syndrome

(sin'ding lar'sĕn yō-han'sŏn),
apophysitis of the distal pole of the patella.

Sind·ing-Lar·sen-Jo·han·s·son syn·drome

(sin'ding-lahr'sen-yō-hahn'sĕn sin'drōm)
Apophysitis of the distal pole of the patella.

Johansson,

Sven Christian, Swedish surgeon, 1880-1976.
Sinding-Larsen-Johansson syndrome - see under Sinding-Larsen

Sinding-Larsen,

Christian Magnus Falsen, Norwegian physician, 1866-1930.
Sinding-Larsen-Johansson syndrome - apophysitis of the distal pole of the patella.
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Another common injury is Sinding-Larsen-Johansson syndrome, which is an apophysitis of the inferior pole of the patella that occurs in prepubescent boys and girls.
A diagnosis of Sinding-Larsen-Johansson syndrome (osteochondrosis of the inferior pole of the patella) was made.
A spectrum of entities is involved in injury to the inferior aspect of the patella and the proximal patellar ligament, including Sinding-Larsen-Johansson syndrome, patellar sleeve avulsion and jumper's knee'.
Sinding-Larsen-Johansson syndrome is an osteochondrosis of the inferior pole of the patella and is often bilateral in nature.
Sinding-Larsen-Johansson syndrome is commonly seen in active adolescents between 10 and 14 years of age, as described in our patient.
There is no known association between Sinding-Larsen-Johansson syndrome and malignancy as described in our patient.
Imaging of Sinding-Larsen-Johansson syndrome may require a combination of radiographs, MRI and ultrasound.
Minimally displaced fractures as those seen with Sinding-Larsen-Johansson syndrome are often managed conservatively and non-operatively.

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