Schlatter-Osgood disease

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Schlatter-Osgood disease

 [shlat´er oz´good]
osteochondrosis of the tuberosity of the tibia; called also Osgood-Schlatter disease.

Os·good-Schlat·ter dis·ease

(oz'gud shlaht'ĕr),
inflammation of the growth center (apophysis) that forms the tibial tubercle.


Robert B., U.S. orthopedic surgeon, 1873-1956.
Osgood femoral supracondylar osteotomy
Osgood modified technique
Osgood operation
Osgood rotational osteotomy
Osgood-Schlatter disease - epiphysial aseptic necrosis of the tibial tubercle. Synonym(s): apophysitis tibialis adolescentium; Schlatter disease; Schlatter-Osgood disease
Schlatter-Osgood disease - Synonym(s): Osgood-Schlatter disease


Carl, Swiss surgeon, 1864-1934.
Osgood-Schlatter disease - see under Osgood
Schlatter disease - Synonym(s): Osgood-Schlatter disease
Schlatter-Osgood disease - Synonym(s): Osgood-Schlatter disease
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