Lateral radiograp...
Lateral skull
Lateral radiograph of the skull demonstrates numerous small lucent foci throughout the calvarium creating a "salt and pepper" appearance.
Modality: X-ray (Lateral skull)

- “ The appearance of the bone scan is consistent with a "metabolic superscan," in this case due to secondary hyperparathyroidism (renal osteodystroph...”

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  • Salt and pepper sign (skull) - “ Salt and pepper sign or pepper pot skull refers to multiple tiny well-defined lucencies in the calvaria caused by resorption of trabecular bone in...”

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