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Osteophyte Summary

Description: Bony outgrowth usually found around joints and often seen in conditions such as ARTHRITIS.

Also Known As: Bone Spurs; Osteophytes; Spur, Bone; Spurs, Bone; Bone Spur

Networked: 661 relevant articles (26 outcomes, 54 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Osteophyte

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Transforming Growth Factor beta (TGF-beta) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 21 results : IBA
  2. polyetheretherketone : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 4 results : IBA
  3. tenidap : 2 outcomes in 3 results : IBA
  4. Barium : 1 outcome 3 studies in 14 results : IBA
  5. diazenedicarboxylic acid bis(N'-methylpiperazide) : 1 outcome 1 study in 14 results : IBA
  6. Adrenal Cortex Hormones (Corticosteroids) : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  7. Hyaluronic Acid (Hyaluronan) : 1 outcome in 5 results : IBA
  8. Interleukin 1 Receptor Antagonist Protein (Anakinra) : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 2
  9. Isotretinoin (Accutane) : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 6 Generic
  10. Omeprazole (Esomeprazole) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 25 Generic
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Diseases Related to Osteophyte

  1. Bone Resorption
  2. Osteoarthritis
  3. Pathologic Constriction (Stenosis)
  4. Inflammation
  5. Intervertebral Disk Displacement (Herniated Disc)
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Key Therapies for Osteophyte

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  1. Decompression : 4 outcomes 1 study in 46 results
  2. Diskectomy (Discectomy) : 1 outcome 3 studies in 37 results
  3. Arthroplasty : 1 outcome 2 studies in 34 results
  4. Injections : 1 outcome 1 study in 12 results
  5. Debridement : 1 outcome in 49 results
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