osteopathia striata

(redirected from Voorhoeve disease)

osteopathia

 [os″te-o-path´e-ah]
osteopathy (def. 1).
osteopathia conden´sans dissemina´ta osteopoikilosis.
osteopathia stria´ta an asymptomatic condition characterized radiographically by multiple condensations of cancellous bone tissue, giving a striated appearance.

os·te·o·path·i·a stri·a·'ta

linear striations seen radiographically in the metaphyses of long bones and also flat bones; it may be a variant of osteopoikilosis.
Synonym(s): Voorhoeve disease

Voorhoeve,

N., Dutch radiologist, 1879-1927.
Voorhoeve disease - linear striations seen radiographically in the metaphyses of long and flat bones. Synonym(s): osteopathia striata
Full browser ?