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Research & Reviews  253 results

Alpha-Defensin Is Not Superior to Traditional Diagnostic Methods for Detection of Perip...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2021.01.036
The Journal of Arthroplasty; Kleeman-Forsthuber LT, Dennis DA et. al.

Feb 19th, 2021 - Synovial fluid alpha-defensin (AD) may improve diagnostic accuracy of periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) following total knee (TKA) and hip (THA) arthroplasty but is only available as send-out test. This study evaluated laboratory result accurac...

Tuberculous arthritis of the ankle joint masquerading as rheumatoid arthritis in a pati...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7850180
Clinical Medicine (London, England); Ismail MNB, Rahim SMA

Jan 22nd, 2021 - Tuberculosis is an airborne multisystemic disease which primarily infects the lungs. Isolated tuberculous arthritis is rare. We present a case of a 41-year-old woman with a known case of lupus nephritis class IV who complained of pain and swelling...

Utility of lavage in addition to native fluid collection during fluoroscopically guided...
https://doi.org/10.1002/jor.24929
Journal of Orthopaedic Research : Official Publication Of... Nwawka OK, Tischler B et. al.

Nov 30th, 2020 - Image-guided prosthetic joint aspirations have been criticized in the literature as having poor sensitivity and specificity. Native fluid is typically analyzed for the presence of infection. Joint lavage during fluoroscopically guided aspiration o...

False-negative joint aspiration of septic arthritis of the hip in neonates.
https://doi.org/10.1097/BPB.0000000000000814
Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics. Part B; Lee SH, Park JH et. al.

Nov 2nd, 2020 - In neonates, timely detection of septic arthritis of the hip can be challenging. Joint aspiration can be a useful diagnostic procedure, but scanty fluid in a septic joint has been reported, leading false-negative results. This study aimed to inves...

An unperforated suprapatellar plica presenting as a mass: A case report.
https://doi.org/10.1111/1754-9485.13111
Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology; Lee SK, Kim JH

Oct 22nd, 2020 - Unperforated suprapatellar plica leading to compartmentalization of the knee joint has been seldom reported and occasionally overlooked. We report a rare case of unperforated suprapatellar plica presenting as a suprapatellar mass after trauma in a...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  269 results

Alpha-Defensin Is Not Superior to Traditional Diagnostic Methods for Detection of Perip...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2021.01.036
The Journal of Arthroplasty; Kleeman-Forsthuber LT, Dennis DA et. al.

Feb 19th, 2021 - Synovial fluid alpha-defensin (AD) may improve diagnostic accuracy of periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) following total knee (TKA) and hip (THA) arthroplasty but is only available as send-out test. This study evaluated laboratory result accurac...

Tuberculous arthritis of the ankle joint masquerading as rheumatoid arthritis in a pati...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7850180
Clinical Medicine (London, England); Ismail MNB, Rahim SMA

Jan 22nd, 2021 - Tuberculosis is an airborne multisystemic disease which primarily infects the lungs. Isolated tuberculous arthritis is rare. We present a case of a 41-year-old woman with a known case of lupus nephritis class IV who complained of pain and swelling...

Utility of lavage in addition to native fluid collection during fluoroscopically guided...
https://doi.org/10.1002/jor.24929
Journal of Orthopaedic Research : Official Publication Of... Nwawka OK, Tischler B et. al.

Nov 30th, 2020 - Image-guided prosthetic joint aspirations have been criticized in the literature as having poor sensitivity and specificity. Native fluid is typically analyzed for the presence of infection. Joint lavage during fluoroscopically guided aspiration o...

False-negative joint aspiration of septic arthritis of the hip in neonates.
https://doi.org/10.1097/BPB.0000000000000814
Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics. Part B; Lee SH, Park JH et. al.

Nov 2nd, 2020 - In neonates, timely detection of septic arthritis of the hip can be challenging. Joint aspiration can be a useful diagnostic procedure, but scanty fluid in a septic joint has been reported, leading false-negative results. This study aimed to inves...

An unperforated suprapatellar plica presenting as a mass: A case report.
https://doi.org/10.1111/1754-9485.13111
Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology; Lee SK, Kim JH

Oct 22nd, 2020 - Unperforated suprapatellar plica leading to compartmentalization of the knee joint has been seldom reported and occasionally overlooked. We report a rare case of unperforated suprapatellar plica presenting as a suprapatellar mass after trauma in a...

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News  9 results

Glenohumeral Joint Sepsis Caused by Streptococcus mitis: A Case Report
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/113337/rheumatology/glenohumeral-joint-sepsis-caused-streptococcus-mitis-case-report/page/0/1?channel=264

Sep 26th, 2016 - The main routes for developing septic arthritis include direct inoculation secondary to penetrating trauma or hematologic spread. 10 Coatsworth and colleagues11 reported on iatrogenic S mitis septic arthritis of a shoulder arthroplasty during ultra.

CT Can Help Spot Gout
https://www.medpagetoday.com/rheumatology/generalrheumatology/44962

Mar 27th, 2014 - Action Points Dual-energy CT may help in definitively diagnosing gout, which can sometimes be missed with microscopic crystal analysis alone. Point out that the study suggests that the role for dual-energy CT in gout at present may be as a second-...

Arthritis, Then and Now
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/780895_3

Mar 21st, 2013 - Gout, Now Modern gout therapies are rooted in the late 1800s. Following his discovery, Garrod first suggested controlling hyperuricemia through a low-purine diet, still a major component of care today and leaving organ meats and certain fish off t...

Periprosthetic Infections of the Shoulder
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/920444_5

Summary PJIS presents unique diagnostic and treatment challenges. Prevention is of utmost importance, and there are several measures that the shoulder surgeon may use to accomplish this. Due to the low virulence of the most common causative organi...

Monoarticular Arthritis: Which Patients to Treat for Gout?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/731347

Abstract and Introduction Abstract A new clinical score supports decision making. Introduction Researchers at an academic rheumatology department in the Netherlands prospectively developed a diagnostic rule for gout using data from 381 consecutive...

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