osteoarthropathy


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osteoarthropathy

 [os″te-o-ahr-throp´ah-the]
any disease of the joints and bones.
hypertrophic pulmonary osteoarthropathy (secondary hypertrophic osteoarthropathy) symmetrical osteitis of the four limbs, chiefly localized to the phalanges and terminal epiphyses of the long bones of the forearm and lower leg; it is often secondary to chronic lung and heart conditions.

os·te·o·ar·throp·a·thy

(os'tē-ō-ar-throp'ă-thē),
A disorder affecting bones and joints.
[osteo- + G. arthron, joint, + pathos, suffering]

os·te·o·ar·throp·a·thy

(os'tē-ō-ahr-throp'ă-thē)
A disorder affecting bones and joints.
[osteo- + G. arthron, joint, + pathos, suffering]

osteoarthropathy

Any disease involving bones and joints.
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Evidence of hypertrophic osteoarthropathy in individuals from the Coimbra Skeletal Identified Collection (Portugal).
Increased osteoclastic activity in acute Charcot's osteoarthropathy: the role of receptor activator of nuclear factor-kappaB ligand.
(7) Impaired metabolism of prostaglandin E2 (PGE2) plays a central role in primary hypertrophic osteoarthropathy pathogenesis.
Carr et al., "Mutations in 15- hydroxyprostaglandin dehydrogenase cause primary hypertrophic osteoarthropathy," Nature Genetics, vol.
To facilitate chronic care management for degenerative knee osteoarthropathy [49, 50], it is essential to emphasize the coparticipation of doctors and patients.
Cavanagh, "The role of proinflammatory cytokines in the cause of neuropathic osteoarthropathy (acute Charcot foot) in diabetes," The Lancet, vol.
Rosner, "Musculoskeletal syndromes associated with malignancy (excluding hypertrophic osteoarthropathy)," Current Opinion in Rheumatology, vol.
Hypertrophic pulmonary osteoarthropathy (HPO) (also known as, Bamberger-Marie syndrome or Osteoarthropathia hypertrophicans) symptom complex occurs in many thoracic disease processes.
COMP is also associated with pseudoachondroplasia (PSACH), which has more severe features than MED and is characterized by dwarfism, severe osteoarthropathy, scoliosis, a round ilium, and an irregular acetabulum.
Kim et al., "A case of hypertrophic osteoarthropathy associated with epithelioid hemangioendothelioma," Journal of Korean Medical Science, vol.
All readers completed training covering the following differential diagnoses: osteoarthritis, fractures/traumatic injuries, osteomyelitis, benign bone disease (Paget's, fibrous dysplasia, osteoid osteoma, osteochondroma, and osteoma of the skull base and sinuses), normal variants (sternal angle, peridental uptake, and frontal hyperostosis), artifacts (interstitial injection, intravascular retention, urinary contamination, and attenuation by metal devices), pitfalls (bone superscan, osteomalacia, and paraneoplastic hypertrophic osteoarthropathy), and uptake in the soft tissues (myositis ossificans, heterotopic calcifications, subcutaneous injection, and retention in the urinary tract).