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Joint Loose Bodies Summary

Description: Fibrous, bony, cartilaginous and osteocartilaginous fragments in a synovial joint. Major causes are osteochondritis dissecans, synovial chondromatosis, osteophytes, fractured articular surfaces and damaged menisci.

Also Known As: Joint Loose Body; Loose Body, Joint; Loose Bodies, Joint

Networked: 2 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 0 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Joint Loose Bodies

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Diseases Related to Joint Loose Bodies

  1. Osteoarthritis
  2. Rheumatoid Arthritis

Key Therapies for Joint Loose Bodies

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  1. Sutures (Suture) : 1 result
  2. Debridement : 1 result

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