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Tornwaldt's cyst (Pharyngeal Bursa) is a rare cyst in the midline of the nasopharynx that may become infected. Tornwaldt's cyst is a remnant of the embryonal notochord superficial to the s...
What is a subchondral bone cyst and what is the link between subchondral bone cyst and osteoarthritis? What are the risk factors and how is it treated?
Shoulder-specific exercises should be prescribed for all patients with shoulder impingement syndrome, according to a new systematic review and meta-analysis of 200 trials comparing conservative strate...
Stemless shoulder arthroplasty implants may offer a new and exciting option for shoulder arthritis. Current Orthopaedic Practice
Retinal ganglion cell loss due to type 1 diabetes begins in early childhood and is detectable by OCT before any sign of diabetic retinopathy occurs, according to a study. Sixty children with type 1 di...
A new report gives recommendations for regenerating retinal ganglion cells (RGCs), crucial neurons in the back of the eye that carry visual information to the brain.
A simple modification to hockey players' shoulder pads could have an impact on shoulder-to-head contact, the most common cause of concussions in ice hockey, say researchers.
(HealthDay)—For patients with primary open-angle glaucoma, structural macular retinal ganglion cell plus inner plexiform layer (RGC+IPL) loss is associated with vision-related quality of life, accor...
Contrary to current recommendations, many patients undergo MRI before radiography for new shoulder conditions, researchers report. Reuters Health Information
Aims and Indications A paralabral ganglion cyst of the shoulder can cause neuropathy of the inferior branches of the suprascapular nerve. This can lead to atrophy of the infraspinatus muscle. Arthrosc...
Intraneural ganglion cysts are benign, mucinous, non-neoplastic lesions of the peripheral nerves. While the most common location of intraneural ganglion cysts is the ulnar nerve and its branches, intr...
An intraosseous ganglion cyst has been reported in nearly all of the carpal bones; it is a rare cause of chronic wrist pain. The case presented here is a rare finding of symptomatic intraosseous gangl...
An unusual case of solitary benign schwannoma of the foot is presented. Clinical exam, MRI, and intra operative findings all confirm suspicion of a ganglion cyst. After attempt aspiration failed to pr...
Suprascapular nerve compression is a rare but important entity that is often missed in clinical practice. Nerve dysfunction caused by an intraosseous ganglion of the glenoid is extremely rare, to the ...