Alternating radiolucent and radiodense metaphyseal lines

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Jeremy Jones et al.

Alternating radiolucent and radiodense metaphyseal lines can be seen with a number of conditions and the differential diagnosis is wide:

See also

Share article

Article Information

rID: 8549
Section: Gamuts
Tag: refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:

Support Radiopaedia and see fewer ads

Cases and Figures

  • Drag
    Zebra stripes fro...
    Case 1: OI and bisphosphonate lines
    Drag here to reorder.
  • Drag
    Zebra lines
    Case 2: osteopetrosis
    Drag here to reorder.
  • Drag
    Case 3: bisphosphonate therapy
    Drag here to reorder.
  • Updating… Please wait.
    Loadinganimation

    Alert accept

    Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

    Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.