Items tagged “osteoporosis”

14 results found
Case

Vertebral insufficiency fractures in severe osteoporosis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Roberto Schubert
Published 04 Apr 2012
58% complete
CTNuclear medicine
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Dowager's hump

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Roberto Schubert
Published 13 Jun 2012
91% complete
X-ray
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Osteoporotic vertebral fractures - recent and old

 Diagnosis certain
Roberto Schubert
Published 18 Jun 2012
89% complete
MRI
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Codfish vertebra - osteoporosis

 Diagnosis certain
Mohammadtaghi Niknejad
Published 24 Dec 2012
92% complete
CT
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Kümmell disease (avascular necrosis of the vertebrae)

Ahmed Abdrabou
Published 09 Apr 2013
65% complete
MRI
Article

Bone mineral density

Bone mineral density (BMD) is defined as the amount of mineral (calcium hydroxyapatite) per unit of bone and can be used as an indirect indicator of bone strength. The bone mineral density is used to determine if osteopenia or osteoporosis are present. Radiographic features Bone mineral densit...
Article

Ghost vertebra

Ghost vertebra is a sign, that is generally used synonymously with bone-within-a-bone vertebra, and as such, the causes form a subset of those causing bone within a bone appearance 2: Thorotrast administration: bone within a bone appearance due to temporary growth arrest 1 stress line rickets...
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Osteoporotic vertebral crush fractures

 Diagnosis almost certain
Craig Hacking
Published 26 Jun 2015
75% complete
X-ray
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Spinal compression fracture: acute vs old

 Diagnosis not applicable
Matt Skalski
Published 29 May 2016
32% complete
Diagram
Article

Densitometric vertebral fracture assessment

Densitometric vertebral fracture assessment (VFA) is an image of the lumbar and thoracic spine acquired on dual energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) scanners, for the purpose of diagnosing osteoporotic vertebral fractures.  Terminology The technique is available on DXA scanners under a variety of...
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Osteoporosis on DXA and vertebral fractures on VFA

 Diagnosis certain
Mr Neil Powrie
Published 26 Mar 2018
100% complete
X-ray
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Spondylolisthesis, spondylolysis and spondylosis, with osteoporosis and bilateral L5 sacralization

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Muhammad Shoyab
Published 12 Dec 2020
94% complete
X-ray
Case

Prostate metastases (DEXA)

 Diagnosis certain
Chris Newman
Published 02 Jun 2022
95% complete
CTX-ray
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Ankylosing spondylitis (DEXA)

 Diagnosis certain
Chris Newman
Published 21 Jun 2022
91% complete
X-ray