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Sinding-Larsen-Johansson disease

Disease definition

Sinding-Larsen-Johansson disease is a type of osteochondrosis affecting the attachment of the patellar tendon to the patella and characterised by tenderness and localized swelling of the patella.


  • Synonym(s):
    • Aseptic necrosis of patella
    • Osteochondrosis of patella
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: -
  • Age of onset: -
  • ICD-10: M92.4
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0264096  C1504517
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: 10063585

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