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Inflammation of bone and cartilage. [OCOSH Code: D010007 70736000 M91-M94 BD_OC]

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MeSH Search Term "Osteochondritis Dissecans"[mesh]
ICD-10 Code M93.2 Osteochondritis dissecans
SNOMED-CT Term Osteochondritis dissecans (disorder) Concept ID: 82562007
Synonyms - Osteochondritis dissecans
Idiopathic avascular necrosis
OCD
OCD - Osteochondritis dissecans
OD - Osteochondritis dissecans
Osteochondritis dissecans (disorder)
Osteochondrosis dissecans
OCOSH Code: D010008 82562007 M93.2 BD_OC_OCD

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Fragmentation of the proximal pole of the patella

Location: http://www.jbjs.org.uk/cgi/reprint/67-B/2/249

Another manifestation of juvenile traction osteochondritis? Batten J, Menelaus MB. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 1985 Mar;67(2):249-51
Six boys with fragmentation of the proximal pole of the patella are reported; the condition was bilateral in one. Four of the six presented with symptoms of Osgood-Schlatter's disease or Larsen-Johansson disease of the...
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Osteochondritis Diseases Database

Location: http://www.diseasesdatabase.com/ddb9320.htm

Definition - Inflammation of bone and cartilage Osteochondritis may be caused by or feature of the following - Miscellaneous syndromes Blount's disease Freiberg's disease Juvenile osteochondrosis of head of femur Juvenile osteochondrosis of spine Kienbock's disease Kohler first disease Sever's disease Sinding Larsen-Johannson disease Orthopaedic conditions Aseptic necrosis of bone Humerus juvenile osteochondritis Iselin's disease Osgood-Schlatter's disease Osteochondritis dissecans may cause or feature - Arthropathy Kyphosis may be a risk...
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Sinding - Larsen - Johansson Syndrome

Location: http://ukhealthcare.uky.edu/Ortho/fact_sheets/sinding.htm

Sinding-Larsen-Johansson syndrome is inflammation of the kneecap (patella) at its lowest point. This is the site of origin of the patellar tendon. There is traction on the kneecap at this point due to action of the large, powerful thigh muscle (quadriceps), as well as with deep bending of the knee....
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Sinding Larsen-Johannson disease information Diseases Database

Location: http://www.diseasesdatabase.com/ddb29325.htm

Sinding Larsen-Johannson disease may cause or feature knee pain due to osteochondritis contusion and subsequent tendonitis in the proximal attachment of the patellar tendon
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Sinding-Larsen-Johansson (SLJ) Disease

Location: http://www.pedsradiology.com/Historyanswer.aspx?qid=140&fid=1

VCU Health System Pediatric Radiology Case of the Week
Disease Images, diagnosis, Treatment options
Pain, swelling, tenderness of inferior patellar pole at origin of the patellar tendon
Osteochondrosis involving the apex of the patella 10-14 years
Traction phenomenon - tendonitis proximal patellar tendon
Calcification and ossification on elongated inferior patellar pole
Natural...
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Sinding-Larsen-Johansson disease CHORUS

Location: http://chorus.rad.mcw.edu/doc/01132.html

contusion and subsequent tendonitis in the proximal attachment of the patellar tendon can be followed by calcification, ossification, or frank inferior pole avulsion fractures that produce one or more distinct ossicles. per Stedman's dictionary: "apophysitis of the distal pole of the patella" symptoms: tenderness and soft tissue swelling over the...
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Sinding-Larsen-Johansson Disease NLM Resources

Location: http://www.google.ca/search?hl=en&q=allintitle:++site:www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov+Sinding-Larsen-Johansson

Google search string allintitle: site:www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov Sinding-Larsen-Johansson
Note this is not a comprehensive PubMed Search and only looks for SLJ in the title
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Sinding-Larson-Johansson disease CHORUS

Location: http://chorus.rad.mcw.edu/doc/01132.html

contusion and subsequent tendonitis in the proximal attachment of the patellar tendon
* can be followed by calcification, ossification, or frank inferior pole avulsion fractures that produce one or more distinct ossicles.
per Stedman's dictionary: "apophysitis of the distal pole of the patella"
symptoms:
* tenderness and soft tissue swelling over the lower...
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