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257 Possible Causes for Progressive Contractures, Septic Arthritis

  • Osteoarthritis

    Another characteristic symptom of the disease is the progressive incapacity of the joint to function, leading – in the long run – to loss of mobility.[] Oral antibiotics did not successfully treat the infection and surgery was necessary to treat the septic arthritis.[] OA of any joint : pseudogout, psoriatic arthritis, septic arthritis, viral arthritis, reactive arthritis (such as Reiter's syndrome), rheumatoid arthritis, gout, connective[]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Acute renal failure secondary to progressively decreasing renal blood flow (hepatorenal syndrome) may develop.[] C. lambica has not been previously reported to cause infectious arthritis. Hematogenous spread was manifest by 4 separate sites of involvement.[] Chronic alcoholism, rather than liver disease, causes Dupuytren contracture of the palmar fascia (see Figure: Dupuytren Contracture ), vascular spiders, myopathy, and peripheral[]

  • Arthritis

    Flexion contractures may require intensive exercise, casting, or immobilization (eg, splinting) in progressively more stretched-open positions.[] Septic arthritis of the shoulder is more commonly associated with concurrent osteomyelitis when compared to septic arthritis of the lower extremity.[] Being proximal to the shoulder joint, AC joint septic arthritis can be confused with the shoulder joint septic arthritis.[]

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

    Erosion of the articular cartilage, together with ligamentous changes, result in deformity and contractures. As the disease progresses, pain and deformity increase.[] Septic arthritis (particularly if monoarthritis). Fibromyalgia. Lyme disease.[] Flexion contractures may require intensive exercise, casting, or immobilization (eg, splinting) in progressively more stretched-open positions.[]

  • Pseudogout

    Signs: Pseudo-Rheumatoid (5% of CPPD Deposition Disease) Symmetric Polyarthritis with low grade inflammation Synovial thickening Flexion contractures Morning Stiffness Fatigue[] We present a case of monoarticular pseudogout of the hip joint whose symptoms mimicked septic arthritis.[] A. defectiva is recognized as a cause of endocarditis, but is rarely described in septic arthritis.[]

  • Chronic Pyogenic Osteomyelitis

    As the infection progresses, a sinus may open and drain indefinitely, extruding small sequestra at intervals.[] Continue Septic Arthritis (infectious arthritis of a synovial joint), Osteomyelitis (infection of bone).[] Septic arthritis. [17] U. Givon, A. Ganel.[]

  • Polyarthritis

    The characteristic rapid progression of palmar contracture is a key finding that suggests the potential existence of a malignancy. [Indexed for MEDLINE] Free full text[] In certain PID, chronic, non-infectious arthritis resembling rheumatoid arthritis may occur.[] […] to flexion contracture of the hands.[]

  • Hemophilic Arthropathy

    […] of bone changes in Stage III joint space narrowed with destruction of cartilage IV NA marked enlargement of epiphysis fibrous joint contracture; loss of joint space; absence[] Several criteria are suggested for recognition of hemophiliacs who might benefit from joint aspiration as a diagnostic tool for the presence of septic arthritis. 1984 S.[] Septic Arthritis Until the early 1980s, septic arthritis rarely occurred in hemophilic patients.[]

  • Pyogenic Arthritis of the Sacroiliac Joint

    As the infection progresses, contractures and muscular atrophy may result.[] Septic ArthritisSeptic arthritis, also known as infectious arthritis, represents a direct invasion of joint space by various microorganisms, most commonly caused by a variety[] Septic arthritis (infectious arthritis) facts Septic arthritis is infection of one or more joints by microorganisms.[]

  • Synovitis

    Nodules In progressive conditions, nodules or lumps may develop around the elbow. The elbow joint may get deformed and contractures can develop in some people.[] […] treatment, including a short-term course of parenteral therapy, for childhood septic arthritis.[] Without a history of trauma, a common cause is transient (or "toxic") synovitis, but serious infectious causes, such as septic arthritis of the hip or osteomyelitis, must[]

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