Tag: Loose Bodies


Osteochondritis Dissecans

Brief Outline of Osteochondritis Dissecans Osteochondritis dissecans (loose bodies in the joint) occurs when a fragment of bone adjacent to the articular surface of a joint is deprived of its blood supply, leading to avascular necrosis. This cause the cartilage to become brittle and a piece, or pieces, may break off. If the cartilage gets […]