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Correlates of knee bone marrow lesions in younger adults

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Background: Subchondral bone marrow lesions (BMLs) play a key role in the pathogenesis of osteoarthritis (OA) and are associated with pain and structural progression in knee OA. However, little is known about clinical significance and determinants of BMLs of the knee joint in younger adults. We aimed to describe the prevalence and environmental (physical activity), structural (cartilage defects, meniscal lesions) and clinical (pain, stiffness, physical dysfunction) correlates... Expand abstract
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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s13075-016-0938-9

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National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia More from this funder
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BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
Arthritis Research and Therapy Journal website
Volume:
18
Issue:
1
Article number:
31
Publication date:
2016-12-01
Acceptance date:
2016-01-19
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EISSN:
1478-6362
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614213
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uuid:45488124-f46a-4626-81d3-a662f4a9d592
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2016-04-07

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