From the case: Sickle cell spine

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Lateral spine xra...
Lateral
Lateral spine xrays
Modality: X-ray (Lateral)

- “ Sickle cell disease is a hereditary condition caused by the formation of abnormal hemoglobin, which manifests as multisystem ischemia and infarcti...”

Used in the following article:

  • H-shaped vertebra - “ H-shaped vertebrae, also known as Lincoln log vertebrae, are a characteristic finding of sharply delimited central endplate depression, classicall...”
  • Sickle cell disease - “ Sickle cell disease (SCD) is a hereditary (autosomal recessive) condition resulting in the formation of abnormal hemoglobin (a hemoglobinopathy), ...”

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