Chronic Recurrent Multifocal Osteomyelitis

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Chronic Recurrent Multifocal Osteomyelitis

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stopcaidnow.org

Our mission is simple-Educate, Provide Awareness, and Fund Researchers who are committed to finding a cure. StopCAIDnow(501c3) is focused on providing tools to better educate Doctor’s and the community on AutoInflammatory diseases. There is a need for an understanding of these diseases so proper diagnosis can be made, and treatment can be started. This will help alleviate the inflammation process, 7 the pain that comes with it. Proper diagnosis is urgent for the prognosis of these diseases. If left untreated damage to the tissues, organs & vision(for some) will not only be irreversible but devastating

Last Updated: 5 Mar 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "Chronic Recurrent Multifocal Osteomyelitis" for support, advocacy or research.

stopcaidnow.org

Our mission is simple-Educate, Provide Awareness, and Fund Researchers who are committed to finding a cure. StopCAIDnow(501c3) is focused on providing tools to better educate Doctor’s and the community on AutoInflammatory diseases. There is a need for an understanding of these diseases so proper diagnosis can be made, and treatment can be started. This will help alleviate the inflammation process, 7 the pain that comes with it. Proper diagnosis is urgent for the prognosis of these diseases. If left untreated damage to the tissues, organs & vision(for some) will not only be irreversible but devastating

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Last Updated: 5 Mar 2013

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The terms "Chronic Recurrent Multifocal Osteomyelitis" returned 22 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Typical patterns of bone involvement in whole-body MRI of patients with chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis (CRMO).
 

Author(s): T von Kalle, N Heim, T Hospach, M Langendörfer, P Winkler, T Stuber

Journal: Rofo. 2013 Jul;185(7):655-61.

 

The diagnosis of CRMO often involves a long patient history. We evaluated the spectrum of bone involvement in whole-body magnetic resonance imaging (WB-MRI) and assessed its potential contribution to a more rapid diagnosis.

Last Updated: 26 Jun 2013

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[Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis with interstitial myositis].
 

Author(s): Saori Nagashima, Tomo Nozawa, Toshitaka Kizawa, Masako Kikuchi, Takako Miyamae, Tomoyuki Imagawa, Hiroshi Inaba, Tatsuharu Sato, Kunio Hashimoto, Noriko Aida, Shumpei Yokota

Journal: Nihon Rinsho Meneki Gakkai Kaishi. 2013 ;36(1):52-7.

 

Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis (CRMO) is an inflammatory, non-infectious disorder of skeletal system mainly seen in children. We report a case of CRMO presenting with fever and leg pain. The patient was an 11-year-old boy complaining of a fever, swelling and pain on his ...

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2013

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Whole body MRI in the diagnosis of chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis.
 

Author(s): M T Kennedy, T Murphy, M Murphy, E Laffan, P Connolly

Journal: Orthop Traumatol Surg Res. 2012 Jun;98(4):461-4.

 

Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis (CRMO) is a diagnosis of exclusion primarily in children and adolescents. As part of the essential criteria for the diagnosis of CRMO, multifocal lesions must be identified. We present the case of an 11-year-old boy with CRMO, whose diagnosis ...

Last Updated: 5 Jun 2012

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The terms "Chronic Recurrent Multifocal Osteomyelitis" returned 6 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Current understanding of the pathogenesis and management of chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis.
 

Author(s): Polly J Ferguson, Monica Sandu

Journal: Curr Rheumatol Rep. 2012 Apr;14(2):130-41.

 

Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis (CRMO) is an inflammatory disorder that primarily affects children. Its hallmark is recurring episodes of sterile osteomyelitis. The clinical presentation is insidious onset of bone pain with or without fever. Laboratory studies typically ...

Last Updated: 9 Mar 2012

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Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis involving the mandible: case reports and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): P A J Monsour, J B Dalton

Journal: Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2010 Mar;39(3):184-90.

 

Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis (CRMO) is an aseptic inflammatory disorder of unknown cause occurring in children and adolescents. It is characterized by multifocal bone lesions with pain and swelling recurring over months to years. Lesions usually involve the metaphyses ...

Last Updated: 5 Mar 2010

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Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis presenting as acute scoliosis: a case report and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Kedar Deogaonkar, Adel Ghandour, Alwyn Jones, Sashin Ahuja, Kathleen Lyons

Journal: Eur Spine J. 2008 Sep;17 Suppl 2():S248-52.

 

Chronic relapsing multifocal osteomyelitis (CRMO) is a rare condition. It commonly affects the clavicle and pelvis. Rarely it can affect the spine. Spinal deformity due to CRMO is rare. We report a case of acute scoliosis due to CRMO. A 10-year-old girl with CRMO presented with acute ...

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2008

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