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448 Possible Causes for Abnormal Spine X-Ray, Flaring of the Lower Rib Cage, Variable Malocclusions

  • Schmid Metaphyseal Chondrodysplasia

    Flaring of the lower rib cage signals trunk involvement, and the general habitus is stocky or chubby. Adult height is 51 to 63 inches. Radiographic Findings.[musculoskeletalkey.com] […] weakness; - scoliosis, genu valgum deformity, dental / malocclusion and bone fragility; - marked expansion of the metaphyseal segments of tubular leads to an "Erlenmeyer[wheelessonline.com] X-ray demonstrates metaphyseal widening, coxa vara, without associated cervical spine abnormalities or extra-skeletal manifestations.[endocrine-abstracts.org]

  • Osteogenesis Imperfecta

    The sclera have variable hues. In utero fractures are common. Limb shortening and progressive deformities can occur.[web.archive.org] […] bone disease by taking X-rays.[healthline.com] Malocclusion is common. Basilar invagination is an uncommon but potentially fatal occurrence in osteogenesis imperfecta.[web.archive.org]

    Missing: Flaring of the Lower Rib Cage
  • Spondylometaphyseal Dysplasia Type Kozlowski 

    Other physical characteristics may include outward "flaring" of the bones of the lower rib cage, lumbar lordosis, pain in the legs, and/or hip deformities in which the thigh[rarediseases.org] Figure 1 X-rays of some of the cases described.[ojrd.biomedcentral.com] Affected children may also exhibit a hip deformity in which the thigh bone is angled toward the center of the body (coxa vara), flaring of the bones of the lower rib cage,[rarediseases.org]

    Missing: Variable Malocclusions
  • Lumbar Disk Herniation

    This case report describes a patient with epidural hematoma of the lumbar spine and progressive intermittent claudication whose imaging findings were similar to those of a patient with extruded disk herniation. To highlight the diagnosis and cause of the lumbar epidural hematoma. The characteristics of imaging of[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Flaring of the Lower Rib Cage Variable Malocclusions
  • Osteoarthritis

    We here report a case of a 50-year-old male with ankle osteoarthritis and lower limb deformity, for which simultaneous deformity correction and arthrodiastasis were performed. The patient initially experienced an open fracture on the left tibia at 19 years, but it was malunited. The Japanese Society for Surgery[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Flaring of the Lower Rib Cage Variable Malocclusions
  • Osteoporosis

    Osteoporosis management has undergone several paradigm shifts over the past 20 years because of emerging technologies and new treatments and decision support tools to guide risk assessment. Practice guidelines in the United States and abroad differ widely on recommendations for screening, prevention, and[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Flaring of the Lower Rib Cage Variable Malocclusions
  • Cervical Osteoarthritis

    Neck or spinal X-ray. An X-ray may show abnormalities, such as bone spurs, that indicate cervical spondylosis.[nuhgynae.com.sg] It shows if any abnormalities due to an advancing age are present in the spine Computerized tomography (CT): A CT scan takes a series of x-ray images from several different[dovemed.com] X-ray – checks for bone spurs or other abnormalities CT scan – provides detailed images of the neck MRI – helps locate pinched nerves and highlights certain areas of the spine[belmarrahealth.com]

    Missing: Flaring of the Lower Rib Cage Variable Malocclusions
  • Cervical Spondylosis

    It shows if any abnormalities due to an advancing age are present in the spine Computerized tomography (CT): A CT scan takes a series of x-ray images from several different[dovemed.com] The doctor will perform physical examinations including x-rays and, Magnetic Resonance imaging (MRi) studies are helpful. these imagings may indicate abnormalities and reveal[nni.com.sg] X-ray – checks for bone spurs or other abnormalities CT scan – provides detailed images of the neck MRI – helps locate pinched nerves and highlights certain areas of the spine[belmarrahealth.com]

    Missing: Flaring of the Lower Rib Cage Variable Malocclusions
  • Spinal Osteochondrosis

    The doctor may ask the child to bend forward so that he or she can see the slope of the spine. X-rays of the spine will show if there are any bony abnormalities.[web.archive.org] X-rays will also let the doctor measure the degree of the kyphotic curve. Any kyphotic curve that is more than 50 degrees is considered abnormal.[web.archive.org]

    Missing: Flaring of the Lower Rib Cage Variable Malocclusions
  • Spinal Metastasis

    […] of the spine to be followed by an MRI with gadolinium if any abnormality is found.[brainmetsbc.org] , like numbness, tingling, and intermittent "electrical" sensations Diagnosis Back pain with an unknown cause and without any other symptoms may be first evaluated by an x-ray[brainmetsbc.org]

    Missing: Flaring of the Lower Rib Cage Variable Malocclusions