From the case: Renal osteodystrophy

Nuclear medicine

Bone scan

Modality: Nuclear medicine

- “ This is renal osteodystrophy. Chronic kidney disease leads to metabolic changes associated with hyperparathyroidism with abnormal bone turnover an...”

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  • Rugger jersey spine (hyperparathyroidism) - “ Rugger jersey spine describes the prominent endplate densities at multiple contiguous vertebral levels to produce an alternating sclerotic-lucent-...”
  • Renal osteodystrophy - “ Renal osteodystrophy (ROD), also known as uremic osteopathy, is the constellation of musculoskeletal abnormalities that occur in patients with chr...”

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