Rad

XRay Changes in Rheumatic Conditions

search

XRay Changes in Rheumatic Conditions

  • Finding
  • Decreased bone density
  • Finding
  • Bony erosions
  • Finding
  • Cyst Formation
  1. Osteoarthritis (Subchondral cysts)
  2. Rheumatoid Arthritis (Synovial cysts)
  3. Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
  • Finding
  • Joint space narrowing
  1. Osteoarthritis (non-uniform narrowing)
  2. Rheumatoid Arthritis (uniform)
  3. Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease (uniform)
  4. Psoriatic Arthritis
  5. Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Finding
  • Bone production
  1. Osteophytes
    1. Osteoarthritis
    2. Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    3. Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH)
  2. Subchondral Sclerosis
    1. Osteoarthritis
    2. Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
  3. Tendon and Ligament Ossification
    1. Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH)
  4. Chondrocalcinosis
    1. Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
  • References
  1. Brower (1998) Arthritis Black and White, Saunders