From the case: Rickets

X-ray
Frontal
System: Musculoskeletal
Section: Gamuts
Tag: refs
Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ The rachitic rosary is a classic Aunt Minnie for rickets, but is by no means pathognomonic.  Rachitic rosary differential diagnosis: scurvy: sco...”

Used in the following article:

  • Rickets - “ Rickets, less commonly known as rachitis, refers to deficient mineralization of the growth plate in the pediatric population. In contrast, osteoma...”
  • Rachitic rosary - “ Rachitic rosary refers to expansion of the anterior rib ends at the costochondral junctions and is most frequently seen in rickets as nodularity a...”

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