"Osteochondritis Dissecans" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A type of osteochondritis in which articular cartilage and associated bone becomes partially or totally detached to form joint loose bodies. Affects mainly the knee, ankle, and elbow joints.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Osteochondritis Dissecans" by people in Profiles.
Stanitski CL, Bee J. Juvenile osteochondritis dissecans of the lateral femoral condyle after lateral discoid meniscal surgery. Am J Sports Med. 2004 Apr-May; 32(3):797-801.
Conrad JM, Stanitski CL. Osteochondritis dissecans: Wilson's sign revisited. Am J Sports Med. 2003 Sep-Oct; 31(5):777-8.
Bednarz PA, Paletta GA, Stanitski CL. Bilateral osteochondritis dissecans of the knee and elbow. Orthopedics. 1998 Jun; 21(6):716-9.
Paletta GA, Bednarz PA, Stanitski CL, Sandman GA, Stanitski DF, Kottamasu S. The prognostic value of quantitative bone scan in knee osteochondritis dissecans. A preliminary experience. Am J Sports Med. 1998 Jan-Feb; 26(1):7-14.