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Disease Joint Loose Bodies

Name Joint Loose Bodies
Synonyms Joint Loose Body | Loose Bodies, Joint | Loose Body, Joint
Definition Fibrous, bony, cartilaginous and osteocartilaginous fragments in a synovial joint. Major causes are osteochondritis dissecans, synovial chondromatosis, osteophytes, fractured articular surfaces and damaged menisci.
Categories Musculoskeletal disease
MeSH® ID D007594

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DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Joint Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Joint Loose Bodies

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