Porosity: a curiosity without diagnostic significance.

Title

Porosity: a curiosity without diagnostic significance.

Creator

Rothschild B M

Publisher

American journal of physical anthropology

Date

1997
1997-12

Description

A controlled study of the relationship of two standard clinical indicators of osteoarthritis and porosity failed to demonstrate a relationship. Porosity appears to be a curiosity that has no clinical correlation and is not a sign of an identifiable rheumatologic disorder. It should be deleted as an identifier for osteoarthritis.

Subject

Anthropology; Bone Matrix/anatomy & histology; Humans; Joints/anatomy & histology; Osteoarthritis/*diagnosis; Physical/*methods; Porosity

Rights

Article information provided for research and reference use only. All rights are retained by the journal listed under publisher and/or the creator(s).

Citation

Rothschild B M, “Porosity: a curiosity without diagnostic significance.,” NEOMED Bibliography Database, accessed June 29, 2022, https://neomed.omeka.net/items/show/2911.

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