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  • Knee

    The knee is very susceptible to problems, especially from sports such as football and skiing, where the body turns fast on a fixed foot. It is the largest synovial joint in the body. The knee joint...

  • Spontaneous osteonecrosis of the knee (SONK)

    SONK is an idiopathic form of ON that affects primarily women (female:male = 3:1) over the age of 50 years. Patients present with knee pain. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) shows lesions that tend...

  • Arthritis

    Arthritis is inflammation of one or more joints. There are two major categories of arthritis. Monoarticular Arthritis Most common diagnoses in acute monoarticular arthritis: crystalline,...

  • ACP PRP

    THERAPY WITH AUTOLOGICAL CONDITIONED PLASMA (AUTOLOGICAL BLOOD) Growth factors influence the healing process Infos ACP Center Bern: https://acpcenter.ch/acp/ ACP Richtlinien Absetzen von...

  • Injection techniques

    Injection techniques UZR on VIMEO

  • Baker's cyst

    Usually there is a communication between the semimembranosus/gastrocnemius bursa and the knee joint. Baker’s cysts can occur secondary to any process that produces synovial fluid (e.g. in RA,...

  • Acromegaly

    Acromegaly is a rare syndrome that occurs when the adenohypophysis secretes too much growth hormone (GH) even after the epiphyseal plates close during puberty. Arthropathy can be seen in up to 74%...

  • Acupuncture and rheumatic diseases

    Acupuncture has been used for millennia in traditional Chinese medicine as a technique believed to restore the balance of energy in the body caused by disease. In Chinese terms, acupuncture restores...

  • Arnold-Hilgartner classification: haemophilic arthropathy

    Arnold-Hilgartner classification is a plain radiograph grading system for haemophilic arthropathy of the knee: • Stage 0: normal joint • Stage I: no skeletal abnormalities, soft-tissue...

  • MSUS - Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

    All about MSUS in the web

  • Haemophilic Arthropathy

    Hemophilic arthropathy refers to permanent joint disease occurring in haemophilia. Around 50% of patients with haemophilia will develop a severe arthropathy. Haemarthroses may be spontaneous or...

  • Chondromalacia patellae

    The term chondromalacia patellae refers to a degenerative condition of the articular surface of the patella that progresses from softening, through fibrillar changes and full-thickness cracks, to...

  • Septic Arthritis

    Septic arthritis is a destructive arthropathy caused by an intra-articular infection that usually is related with severe symptoms such as pain and decreased range of motion. Large weight-bearing...

  • Osteochondritis dissecans (OCD)

    OCD is the end result of the aseptic separation of an osteochondral fragment with the gradual fragmentation of the articular surface. It is often associated with intraarticular loose bodies. The...

  • Thyroid Disease

    Rheumatic problems occuring in patients with hyperthyroidism Thyroid acropachy Painless proximal muscle weakness (70% of hyperthyroidpatients) Osteoporosis—most common musculoskeletal...

  • Cushing's Syndrome

    Rheumatic syndromes associated with excessive glucocorticoids: Proximal muscle weakness. Osteoporosis Osteonecrosis. Steroid withdrawal syndrome. Myopathy seen with excessive...

  • Hip

    The low back, sacroiliac joint, and hip joints can all cause pain in a similar anatomic distribution, and each must be considered in the evaluation of a patient with complaints of pain in the region...

  • Wilson disease

    Common clinical presentations of Wilson disease:Owing to multiple genetic mutations of the ATP7B gene, the clinical presentations can be highly variable. The hepatic form presents before age 18...

  • Pellegrini-Stieda syndrome

    Pellegrini-Stieda syndrome refers to the presence of characteristic medial knee pain in the presence of previous medial collateral ligament injury and a Pellegrini-Stieda lesion (most of which are...

  • Alphavirus infections

    Mosquito-transmitted alphaviruses causing human rheumatic disease are globally distributed and include chikungunya virus, O’nyong-nyong virus, Ross River virus, Mayaro virus, Barmah Forest virus...

  • Enteropathic Arthritides

    Bowel diseases associated with inflammatory arthritis: Idiopathic, inflammatory bowel disease, IBD (ulcerative colitis [UC], Crohn’s disease) and pouchitis. Microscopic colitis (lymphocytic...

  • Pancreatic Disease & Rheumatic Syndromes

    Pancreatitis, pancreatic carcinoma, and pancreatic insufficiency have been associated with rheumatic syndromes. Clinical features of the pancreatic, panniculitis, and polyarthritis...

  • Tenosynovial giant cell tumor (TGCT)

    TGCT exists in three forms: diffuse, localized, and localized TGCT of tendon sheath: Tenosynovial giant cell tumor (TGCT) of joints and tendon sheaths: diffuse type (also called pigmented...

  • Injection techniques, Vessels and Nerves - Barcelona 2018 - Notes from the Faculty

    Here you find notes regarding the XI Sonoanatomy Course in Barcelona  Nerve histology and anatomy Vascularization of tendons and ligaments 3D US of feeding vessels of the hand Entrapment...

  • Osteoarthritis

    Obesity is a modifiable risk factor most closely associated with osteoarthritis. The joints typically involved are among others: distal interphalangeal joints, proximal interphalangeal...

  • Systemic Sclerosis (SSC, Scleroderma)

    Systemic sclerosis is a rare connective tissue disease characterized by autoimmunity, vasculopathy, and fibrosis. Almost all patients with SSc have skin thickening, Raynaud’s phenomenon, and...

  • Whipple’s disease

    Whipple’s disease is an uncommon chronic systemic disorder caused by the gram-positive bacillus Tropheryma whipplei (from the Greek trophe meaning nourishment and eryma meaning barrier, which...

  • SONAR

    What we do The Swiss Sonography in Arthritis and Rheumatism (SONAR) group was founded in 2008. The group has developed a semi-quantitative score for Rheumatoid Arthritis using modified OMERACT...

  • Celiac disease (gluten-sensitive enteropathy)

    Rheumatic manifestations in patients with celiac disease (gluten-sensitive enteropathy): Arthritis (4% to 26%)—symmetric, nonerosive polyarthritis involving predominantly large joints...

  • Charcot Arthropathy

    Also called Charcot joint or neuropathic joint, Charcot arthropathy refers to a progressive degeneration of a weightbearing joint. It is characterized by joint dislocations, pathologic fractures,...

  • Psoriatic arthritis

    Psoriatic arthritis is a polygenic disorder. HLA-Cw6 is associated with severe, early-onset skin psoriasis. HLA-B38 and HLA-B39 are associated with psoriatic arthritis and HLA-B27 is associated...

  • Sickle cell anemia

    Sickle cell disease is the name for a group of inherited conditions that affect the red blood cells. The most serious type is called sickle cell anaemia. Sickle cell disease mainly affects people...

  • Sarcoidosis

    Sarcoidosis derives from the Greek sarco, meaning “flesh,” eidos, meaning “like,” and osis, meaning “condition.” In 1877, Jonathan Hutchinson described the first case at King’s College...

  • Behçet’s Disease

    Hulusi Behçet, a Turkish dermatologist, in 1937 described a chronic relapsing syndrome of oral ulceration, genital ulceration, and uveitis that now bears his name. Behçet’s disease should...

  • IgA Vasculitis (Henoch–Schönlein Purpura)

    The histopathologic features of IgA Vasculitis are leukocytoclastic vasculitis or necrotizing small-vessel vasculitis. The characteristic direct immunofluorescence finding is predominantly IgA...

  • Familial Autoinflammatory Syndromes (FAS)

    Familial autoinflammatory syndromes (FAS) are characterized by recurrent episodes of antigen-independent inflammation, involvement of the innate immune system mediated primarily by IL-1β and...

  • Paget’s disease

    In 1877 Sir James Paget, british surgeon and physiologist first described chronic inflammation of bone, using the term osteitis deformans. Paget’s disease is a disorder of bone remodeling, with...

  • Waddell’s signs

    Although most back pain is organic, some patients present with complaints of low back pain that are manifestations of a psychosomatic disorder or for secondary gain. To distinguish behavioral...

  • Hereditary hemochromatosis (HHC)

    Normal iron homeostasis in humans: The human body normally contains 3 to 4 g of iron, two thirds of which is contained in hemoglobin, myoglobin, and a variety of enzymes, and one third as...

  • Hypermobility Syndrome (Joint Hypermobility Syndrome)

    Hyperflexible joints are common and do not necessarily indicate that an individual has a Tensile Hereditary Connective Tissue Disease (see at the bottom). Joint hypermobility decreases with age...

  • Rheumatoide Arthritis (RA)

    RA is a chronic, systemic, inflammatory disorder. Its primary site of pathology is the synovium of the joints. The synovial tissues become inflamed and proliferate, forming pannus that invades bone,...

  • Gout

    The term gout is derived from the Latin gutta, which means a drop. In the 13th century, it was thought that gout resulted from a drop of evil humor affecting a vulnerable joint. Causes of...

  • Foot

    A large number of bones, ligaments, muscles, and tendons work in concert to provide stability and flexibility through a range of activities. Disorders of the Foot and Ankle: Articular...