Rosenbach's disease -->
Heberden's nodes
medical dictionary

Exostoses about the size of a pea or smaller, found on the terminal phalanges of the fingers in osteoarthritis, which are enlargements of the tubercles at the articular extremities of the distal phalanges.

Synonyms: Heberden's nodosities, Rosenbach's disease, tuberculum arthriticum.

(05 Mar 2000)