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Classification and external resources
ICD-9 730.2
MeSH D010000

Osteitis is a general term for inflammation of bone. More specifically, it can refer to one of the following conditions:

  • Alveolar osteitis or "dry socket"
  • Condensing osteitis (or Osteitis condensans)
  • Osteitis deformans (or Paget's disease of bone)
  • Osteitis fibrosa cystica (or Osteitis fibrosa, or Von Recklinghausen's disease of bone)
  • Osteitis pubis
  • Radiation osteitis
    • Osteitis condensans ilii
  • In horses, pedal osteitis is frequently confused with laminitis.

See also

  • Osteochondritis


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