Items tagged “bone”

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Enchondroma with pathological fracture

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Matt Skalski
Published 21 Oct 2014
75% complete
X-ray
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Osteoblastic metastases from prostate cancer

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Matt Skalski
Published 26 Oct 2014
75% complete
X-rayNuclear medicine
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Beta thalassemia major

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Matt Skalski
Published 22 Jan 2015
75% complete
X-ray
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Tumors that metastasize to bone (mnemonic)

Tumors that metastasize to bone may be remembered using the mnemonic "lead kettle" spelled PBKTL (lead is Pb on the Periodic Table). PB-KTL Mnemonic P: prostate B: breast K: kidney T: thyroid L: lung For females, breast and lung are the most common primary sites; nearly 80% of cancers th...
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Bone infarction

There are less ex...
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Sebastian Tschauner
Published 04 Jan 2016
94% complete
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Diaphysis

The diaphyses (singular: diaphysis), sometimes colloquially called the shafts, are the main portions of a long bone (a bone that is longer than it is wide) and provide most of their length.  The diaphysis has a tubular composition with a hard outer section of hard cortical bone and a central po...
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Long bones

Long bones are 1 of the 5 types of bone in the human body and are defined as those that are longer than they are wide. The majority of the appendicular skeleton is composed of long bones (aside from the carpals and tarsals). In general, the long bones form by endochondral ossification.
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Metaphysis

The metaphyses (singular: metaphysis) are the wide portions of long bones and the regions of the bone where growth occurs. Growth occurs at the section of the metaphysis that is adjacent to the growth plate (physis). The metaphysis is located between the diaphysis and epiphysis. A relatively r...
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Transverse fracture

Transverse fractures are complete fractures that traverse the bone perpendicular to the axis of the bone. The fracture involves the cortex circumferentially and there may be displacement. The term is predominantly used in the context of fractures of long bones although other types of bones may ...
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Paget disease of femur

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Smitha Mytheen
Published 12 May 2016
75% complete
MRICT
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Polyostotic melorheostosis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Matt Skalski
Published 03 Jun 2016
100% complete
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Bone infarction

Additional findin...
 Diagnosis probable
Maximilian Schulze-Hagen
Published 21 Jan 2017
60% complete
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Intraosseous pneumatocyst

Measurement of in...
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Sebastian Tschauner
Published 21 Jan 2017
95% complete
CT
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Osteosarcoma of the fibula with sun burst appearance

mehul
Published 17 Jun 2017
54% complete
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Osteopetrosis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Zeeshan Ghias Khan
Published 06 Feb 2019
75% complete
X-ray
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Parosteal osteosarcoma

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Yasser Asiri
Published 12 Dec 2018
78% complete
CTMRIX-ray
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Pachydermoperiostosis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Yasser Asiri
Published 20 Dec 2018
79% complete
X-ray
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Osteoid osteoma

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Vitalii Rogalskyi
Published 02 Feb 2019
80% complete
CT
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Brodie abscess - tibia

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Vitalii Rogalskyi
Published 27 Feb 2019
77% complete
CT

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