[Etiology and pathogenesis of osteochondrosis dissecans tali].


Osteochondritis dissecans of the talus is a particular form of osteochondral lesions of the talus. A trauma with subsequent osteochondral defect detected immediately by radiology has to be differentiated from osteochondritis dissecans of the talus. Osteochondritis dissecans (o.d.) is primarily a disease of the subchondral bone and can affect almost every… (More)