Elbow periarticular osteophytosis (EOA)

Screenshot 2023-01-26 at 17.26.15

  • View:
    Lateral and VD
    Screenshot 2023-09-07 at 12.52.01
  • Defining characteristics:
    Osteophytes on the periarticular bone(s) of the elbow, anconeal process, medial epicondyle, lateral epicondyle, ulnar medial coronoid process, cranioproximal radius

  • Common differential diagnoses:
    Elbow osteoarthritis, elbow dysplasia
    Screenshot 2023-09-07 at 12.53.11
  • Helpful additional data:
    Has there been any limping or pain? Has the patient been slow to rise or lie down?

  • Commonly associated diagnostics:
    Consider *SignalCare MDB in advance of medical or surgical therapy.

  • Commonly associated treatments:
    Consider analgesia, discuss cage confinement, discuss weight management and lifestyle change, joint supplements, discuss surgical options if severe

  • Commonly associated home care:
    Discuss cage rest, analgesia


*SignalCare MDB = CBC/Chemistry/Urinalysis/Thoracic ultrasound/Abdominal ultrasound