Tietze's syndrome

Tie·tze's syndrome 'tēt-səz- n a condition of unknown origin that is characterized by inflammation of costochondral cartilage called also costochondritis, Tietze's disease

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a painful swelling of a rib in the region of the chest, over the junction of bone and cartilage. The cause is unknown and the condition usually resolves without treatment, but in some cases local injections of corticosteroids are required.
A. Tietze (1864-1927), German surgeon

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  • Tietze's syndrome — Infobox Disease Name = Costochondritis Caption = Sternocostal and interchondral articulations. Anterior view. (Costal cartilages visible on diagram.) DiseasesDB = 13112 ICD10 = ICD10|M|94|0|m|91 ICD9 = ICD9|733.6 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus =… …   Wikipedia

  • Tietze's syndrome — costochondritis a painful swelling of a rib in the region of the chest, over the junction of bone and cartilage. The cause is unknown and the condition usually resolves without treatment, but in some cases local injections of corticosteroids are… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Tietze's syndrome — noun syndrome characterized by swelling of rib cartilage (causing pain) • Hypernyms: ↑syndrome …   Useful english dictionary

  • Синдром Титце (Tietze'S Syndrome), Хондрит Реберный (Costochondritis) — дистрофия реберного хряща болезненные припухлости реберных хрящей. Причина заболевания неизвестна; обычно его симптомы проходят самостоятельно, без специального лечения, однако в некоторых случаях возникает необходимость в местном введении… …   Медицинские термины

  • Syndrome de tietze — Le syndrome de Tietze se caractérise par la survenue brutale (en quelques heures) de douleurs thoraciques aiguës ou suraiguës, qui siègent en règle au niveau des 2e ou 3e articulations chondro costales ou chondro sternales (à droite ou à gauche… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Tietze — Tietze: Tietze extension theorem Tietze s graph Tietze s syndrome, named after Alexander Tietze Tietze transformation in mathematics, named after Heinrich Tietze Tietze, Tieze as German surnames This disambiguation page lists articles associated… …   Wikipedia

  • Tietze syndrome — Not to be confused with Tietz syndrome. Tietze syndrome Classification and external resources Sternocostal and interchondral articulations. Anterior view. (Costal cartilages visible on diagram.) ICD …   Wikipedia

  • Tietze-Syndrom — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 M94.0 Tietze Syndrom …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Syndrome de Tietze — Le syndrome de Tietze se caractérise par la survenue brutale (en quelques heures) de douleurs thoraciques aiguës ou suraiguës, qui siègent en règle générale au niveau des 2e ou 3e articulations chondro costales ou chondro sternales (à droite ou à …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Tietze syndrome — Tiet·ze syndrome (tētґsə) [Alexander Tietze, German surgeon, 1864–1927] see under syndrome …   Medical dictionary

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