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Osteopetrosis

Modality: X-ray

From the case:

Osteopetrosis - “4 year old boy with osteopetrosis.”

Used in the following articles:

  • Osteopetrosis - “Osteopetrosis (or Albers-Schonberg disease) is a rare herediatry disorder that results from defective osteoclasts. Bones become sclerotic and thick...”
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  • Erlenmeyer flask deformity (mnemonic) - “Some of the causes of an Erlenmeyer flask deformity can be recalled with the following mnemonics: CHONG Lead GNOME Mnemonics CHONG C - cr...”

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