The diagnosis of primary tuberculosis of the sternoclavicular joint
was made histologically.
There was no fluid in the sternoclavicular joint
and on T2- weighted images there was hyperintense signal in the peri-articular soft tissue representing soft tissue oedema as a reactive finding.
sup] Although sternoclavicular joint
is the most frequent site of the disease in adults, sacroiliac joint lesion and the spinal lesion are not rare.
Anatomy and biomechanics of the acromioclavicular and sternoclavicular joints
No passive mobilisation was directed to the sternoclavicular joint
as this was not found to be symptomatic in this cohort.
The sternoclavicular joint
is formed by the articulation of the medial end of the clavicle with the sternum (Fig.
Septic arthritis of the sternoclavicular joint
occurring secondary to a pneumococcal chest infection was first described by Vogelieus in 1896.
We searched the Medline[R] and PubMed[R] databases for English language articles relevant to sternoclavicular joint
It specifically addresses rotator cuff injuries, frozen shoulder, glenohumeral instabilities and dislocations, and acromioclavicular and sternoclavicular joint
Abstract: Most cases of Pseudomonas pyarthrosis affecting the sternoclavicular joint
have been reported in immunosuppressed intravenous drug users.
Removal of the sternocleidomastoid muscle and accessory nerve can place increased stress on the clavicle, shoulder, and sternoclavicular joint
and result in variable degrees of weakness.
Atypical outpouching noted on the dorsal surface of the oesophagus at the level of sternoclavicular joint
in superior mediastinum.