The Hip: Preservation, Replacement and Revision

Osteoarthritis: Predisposing Causes



  SCFE
  Trauma
  Inflammatory arthritis
  Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Crystal Arthritis
     - these pts may have symptomatology at atypical sites of the hand such as the second and third MP joints;
  Osteonecrosis
  Intra-articular Steroids
  Hyperparathyroidism
     - it can cause subchondral bony erosions and collapse of the articular cartilage, especially at the IP, MP, and wrist joints;
  Skeletal Dsyplasias
  Developmental Dislocation of Hip
  Ochronosis
  Hemochromatosis
     - may cause arthritis of the MP joints, wrists, shoulders, hips, and knees;
  Wilson's disease
  Thiemann's disease
  Kashin-Beck disease
  Acromegaly
  Recurrent hemarthrosis
  Neuropathic (Charcot's) arthropathy
  Heritable disorders of connective tissue
  Ochronosis



The coexistence and characteristics of osteoarthritis and osteoporosis.



Original Text by Clifford R. Wheeless, III, MD.

Last updated by Data Trace Staff on Thursday, November 15, 2012 1:59 pm