Enthesopathies

Enthesopathies In medicine, an enthesopathy refers to a disorder of entheses (bone attachments).  If the condition is known to be inflammatory, it can more precisely be called a enthesitis. Enthesopathies are disorders of peripheral ligamentous or muscular attachments.
Examples include spondoarthropathy such as ankylosing spondylitis, plantar fascitis, and Achilles tendinitis

  • Adhesive capsulitis of shoulder
  • Rotator cuff syndrome of shoulder and allied disorders
  • Periarthritis of shoulder
  • Scapulohumeral fibrositis
  • Enthesopathy of elbow region
  • Enthesopathy of wrist and carpus
  • Bursitis of hand or wrist
  • Periarthritis of wrist
  • Enthesopathy of hip region
  • Bursitis of hip
  • Gluteal tendinitis
  • Iliac crest spur
  • Psoas tendinitis
  • Trochanteric tendinitis
  • Enthesopathy of knee
  • Enthesopathy of ankle, tarsus and calcaneous
  • Other peripheral enthesopathies
  • Unspecified enthesopathy

For more information, please see

http://www.wrongdiagnosis.com/e/enthesopathy/intro.htm

 

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