Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ The traverse sclerotic bands in this case are indicative of growth resumption lines, due to periods of slowed or arrested growth from chronic illn...”

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  • Growth arrest lines - “ Growth arrest lines, also known as growth resumption lines, Harris lines or Park lines, are alternating transverse rings of sclerosis at the metap...”
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  • Dense metaphyseal bands (differential) - “ The differential diagnosis of dense metaphyseal bands is wide. Differential diagnosis Common chronic anemia, e.g. sickle cell disease, thalasse...”

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