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Letterer-Siwe disease

Location: http://chorus.rad.mcw.edu/doc/00230.html

Acute diseminated form of histiocytosis X
* age 0 - 1 yr
* worst prognosis (70% mortality)
* visceral involvement: hepatosplenomegaly
* purpura, anemia, lymphadenopathy
* bone: extensive lytic skull lesions, "raindrop" skull
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Paul J Crowe MD Twin Cities Orthopedics

Location: http://www.spine-health.com/doctor/orthopedic-surgeon/paul-crowe-st-louis-park-mn

Dr. Paul Crowe, MD specializes in treating disorders of the spine, orthopedic fracture care, joint reconstruction and joint replacement revisions. Dr. Crowe is a graduate of the Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis and completed his residency at the State University of New York-Upstate Medical Center. In addition, he also completed a fellowship at...
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Köhler Disease eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic410.htm

In 1908, Köhler first described the disease named in his honor. This clinical entity belongs to a group of conditions called osteochondroses, which have been reported since 1903. Approximately 40 different osteochondroses are reported in the literature. In these self-limited diseases, there is avascular necrosis of primary or secondary centers...
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Rhabdomyolysis following total hip arthroplasty

Location: http://www.jbjs.org.uk/cgi/reprint/73-B/4/576

We report six cases of contralateral limb involvement during total hip arthroplasty including swelling of the gluteal muscle compartments, rhabdomyolysis, myoglobinuria, and sciatic nerve palsy. The risk factors for such complications include obesity, prolonged operative time, and positioning in the lateral decubitus position. The laboratory and clinical findings are consistent...
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Dr William A Watt DC Complete Spinal Care

Location: http://www.spine-health.com/doctor/chiropractor/william-watt-calgary-ab

Our clinic provides the best in modern knowledge and technology in the treatment of chronic and acute low back conditions. We offer spinal decompression with the DRX 9000 and practice a low force technique called Koren Specific Technique.
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Trochanteric Nail Insertion for Femoral Shaft Fractures

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/am/ota02/otapa/OTA02854.htm

The Old Begets the New: Trochanteric Nail Insertion for Femoral Shaft Fractures, Revisited
Purpose : Intramedullary (IM) nailing of femoral shaft fractures through a trochanteric starting point with the patient in a lateral decubitus position was popularized in the 1940s by G. Kuntscher. Large diameter nails (without locks) were used to obtain an interference...
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Scheuermanns disease LSBU

Location: http://myweb.lsbu.ac.uk/dirt/museum/328-4963.html

Radiology case 328-4963 Clinical presentation: 14 year old boy with a 1 year history of back pain, on bending.
There is irregularity of the vertebral end-plates at the vertebral disc margins, particularly anteriorly. It corresponds to the region of the limbus, a rim apophysis of bone with underlying cartilage, and the mechanical...
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Treatment of Articular Cartilage Defects of the Knee With Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation Medscape

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/408519

The successful treatment of focal full-thickness articular defects of the knee has continued to present a formidable challenge, and no traditional treatment method has provided consistent acceptable, long-term clinical results. Patients with significant chondral defects frequently have persistent joint line pain, swelling, and catching in the knee. In contrast to...
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Sherwood K Duhon MD

Location: http://OrthoDoc.aaos.org/SDuhonMD

General and Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery: Phoenix AZ
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Septic Arthritis eMedicine Infectious Diseases

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/236299-overview

Infective arthritis may represent a direct invasion of joint space by various microorganisms, including bacteria, viruses, mycobacteria, and fungi. Reactive arthritis, a sterile inflammatory process, may be the consequence of an infectious process located elsewhere in the body. Although any infectious agent may cause arthritis, bacterial pathogens are the most...
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White Plains Hospital Orthopedic Surgery

Location: http://www.wphospital.org/body.cfm?id=37

White Plains Hospital has a reputation for both clinical excellence and outstanding personalized care including a specialty in Orthopedic Medicine located in The Westchester Orthopedic Institute's facility.
The Westchester Orthopaedic Institute's highly-qualified team of orthopedic surgeons, and other clinical staff, work together to provide "one-stop shopping" for every patient, from pre-operative...
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Pamela Fillebrown Davis MD

Location: http://orthodoc.aaos.org/pameladavismd

Our entire staff at Foot and Ankle Specialists shares the goal of providing each patient with the highest quality treatment. I believe that each patient is unique. Treatment plans are developed to meet specific individual needs. When there is more than one appropriate treatment option, I encourage my patients to...
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Dr Andrew Miller DC Farmington Hills MI 48334

Location: http://www.spine-health.com/doctor/chiropractor/andrew-miller-farmington-hills-mi

Dr. Miller is a Chiropractor in Farmington Hills, MI who takes a holistic and natural approach to spine health, back pain, neck pain and chronic pain.
 
Dr. Andrew Miller provides holistic, non-drug, innovative solutions. He has thirty years of clinical,” intuitive caring” experience. He specializes in acute and chronic pain...
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Calcaneal Bursitis eMedicine PMR

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/pmr/topic18.htm

Pain at the posterior heel or posterior ankle most commonly is caused by pathology at the posterior calcaneus, the Achilles tendon, or the associated bursae. Two bursae are located just superior to the insertion of the Achilles (calcaneal) tendon. Inflammation of either or both bursae can cause pain at the...
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European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education

Location: http://www.eaccme.eu/

European Union of Medical Specialists. The purpose of the EACCME will be the harmonization and improvement of the quality of specialist medical care in Europe. In the field of Continuing Medical Education (CME) the EACCME will serve this purpose by improving quality of CME and accessibility of CME for the medical specialists in Europe.
Through...
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bone within a bone CHORUS

Location: http://chorus.rad.mcw.edu/doc/01060.html

mnemonic "STOP heavy metal"
* S: sickle cell disease
* T: Thorotrast
* O: osteopetrosis
* P: Paget's disease
* heavy metals
* hypervitaminosis D
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Dupuytren's Contracture PatientPlus

Location: http://www.patient.co.uk/showdoc/40001213/

Dupuytren's contracture is a progressive disorder that affects the palmar fascia causing the fibrous tissue to shorten and thicken.1 This contracture results in flexion deformity of the fingers and loss of hand function.
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Avi J Bernstein MD at The Spine Center

Location: http://www.spineuniverse.com/mdpage.php?doctorID=11

Located on the North Side of Chicago, 10 minutes from O'hare at Lutheran General Hospital, voted a top 100 US hospital, a large volume of spine patients are treated by operative and nonoperative means. The practice provides total spine care and works in a multidisciplinary relationship with other professionals, utilizing the most advanced diagnostic...
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Hand Surgery

Location: http://www.surgeryencyclopedia.com/Fi-La/Hand-Surgery.html

Definition Hand surgery refers to procedures performed to treat traumatic injuries or loss of function resulting from such diseases as advanced arthritis of the hand. Purpose The purpose of hand surgery is the treatment of a broad range of problems that affect the hand, whether they result from cuts, burns, crushing injuries to... Expert
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Muscle Function and Functional Outcome after Standard Antegrade Reamed Intramedullary Nailing of Isolated Femoral Shaft Fractures

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/am/ota04/otapo/OTP04076.htm

OTA Poster 2004: The purpose of this study was to document the hip abductor muscle strength following standard antegrade intramedullary nailing by using two different objective measures
Conclusions: Antegrade reamed interlocking intramedullary nailing of femoral shaft fractures through a standard piriformis fossa starting point is not associated with any significant...
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Surgical management of metastatic disease of the proximal femur

Location: http://www.josonline.org/pdf/v15i3p295.pdf

Purpose. To review the surgical treatment for metastatic disease of the proximal femur. Methods. Records of 8 patients who underwent endoprosthetic replacement with tumour resection (group 1) and 8 others who underwent intramedullary nailing without tumour resection (group 2) were reviewed. Treatments were based on the disease progression and patient’s condition. Results. In groups 1 and 2, the...
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Soft Tissue Tumors Clear Cell Sarcoma

Location: http://atlasgeneticsoncology.org/Tumors/ClearCellSarcID5074.html

Soft tissue tumour, presenting as a slow growing mass intimately associated with tendons and aponeuroses, in young adults. Note To be distinguished from clear cell sarcoma of the kidney, to which it is unrelated. Embryonic origin mesoderm Epidemiology rare sarcoma affecting primarily young adults Clinics slowly growing tumour mass, causing...
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Effect of Regular Exercise on the Radiographic Progression of Foot Osteoarthritis

Location: http://www.japmaonline.org/cgi/content/abstract/95/4/342

We investigated the relationship between ongoing exercise and radiographic progression of foot osteoarthritis. The first metatarsophalangeal and medial cuneiform–first tarsometatarsal joints were assessed. Joint-specific osteoarthritis radiographic progression scores were determined using four assessments: joint space narrowing, osteophytes, sclerosis, and a composite score.
Overall, our findings do not suggest that regular exercise...
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Arthrogrposis A Text Atlas

Location: http://www.global-help.org/publications/books/help_arthrogryposis.pdf

The term Arthrogryposis describes a range of congenital contractures that lead to childhood deformities. It encompasses a number of syndromes and sporadic deformities that are rare individually but collectively are not uncommon. Yet the existing medical literature on Arthrogryposis is sparse and often confusing. The aim of this book is...
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