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periostitis

 [per″e-os-ti´tis]
inflammation of the periosteum.
diffuse periostitis widespread periostitis of the long bones.

per·i·os·ti·tis

(per'ē-os-tī'tis),
Inflammation of the periosteum.
Synonym(s): periosteitis

periostitis

/peri·os·ti·tis/ (-os-ti´tis) inflammation of the periosteum.

periostitis

(pĕr′ē-ŏs-tī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the periosteum.

per′i·os·tit′ic (-tĭt′ĭk) adj.

periostitis

[per′i·ostī′tis]
Etymology: Gk, peri + osteon, bone, itis
inflammation of the periosteum. The condition is caused by chronic or acute infection or trauma and is characterized by tenderness and swelling of the affected bone, pain, fever, and chills. In severe cases blood or an albuminous serous exudate forms under the membrane. In syphilitic infections periostitis may occur as an early symptom.
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Periostitis

periostitis

Inflammation of the outer layer of a bone

per·i·os·ti·tis

(per'ē-os-tī'tis)
Inflammation of the periosteum.
Synonym(s): periosteitis.

periostitis

Inflammation of the PERIOSTEUM most commonly as a result of injury. There is swelling, pain and tenderness.

periostitis

inflammation of periosteum

per·i·os·ti·tis

, periosteitis (per'ē-os-tī'tis, -tē-ītis)
Inflammation of the periosteum.

periostitis (per´ēostī´tis),

n an inflammation of the periosteum in which it can become detached from the underlying bone, resulting from exudates produced by inflammation or infection.

periostitis

inflammation of the periosteum.

dental periostitis
periodontitis.
diffuse periostitis
widespread periostitis of the long bones.
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But occasionally, it may be difficult to distinguish inflammatory soft-tissue infection with reactive periostitis from true PSO.
The abdominal CT and bone scintigraphy indicated abscess of the psoas, L4-L5 spondylitis, and thumb periostitis.
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Many of these individuals display varying degrees of periostitis, indicating some form of endemic infectious disease.
Turret exostosis and florid periostitis are related reactive processes of the bone that can have similar characteristics to BPOP radiographically, and these three entities have been proposed to reflect a spectrum of disease as opposed to separate entities by both histologic and radiologic criteria (9, 10).
The classical disease triad for HOA is the combination of oligo or polyarthritis, clubbing in the toes and fingers, and periostitis at the distal ends of long bones.