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892 Possible Causes for Abnormal Spine X-Ray, Joint Tuberculosis, Variable Malocclusions

  • Spinal Tuberculosis

    Non-contiguous infection is as high as 16% and a full length MRI scout is recommended.8 If not possible, full spine X-rays should be employed.[scielo.org.za] This is a case report of spinal tuberculosis combined with sacroiliac joint tuberculosis, pulmonary tuberculosis, chest wall tuberculosis and tuberculous pleurisy and the[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract BACKGROUND Spinal tuberculosis (STB) is the main cause of bone and joint tuberculosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Variable Malocclusions
  • Schmid Metaphyseal Chondrodysplasia

    […] 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] . - Metaphyseal Dysplasia (Pyle's Disease) - autosomal recessive disorder which manifests at a variable age; - mild clinical symptoms and signs, including joint pain muscular[wheelessonline.com]

  • Osteoarthritis

    Skeletons with knee joint articular surfaces that were severely damaged postmortem were excluded from the study as were individuals with lower limb amputations.[doi.org] […] epidemiological transition between early industrial and postindustrial times, with most deaths among early industrial individuals caused by infectious diseases, such as pneumonia and tuberculosis[doi.org]

    Missing: 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] Spondyloarthrosis (osteoarthritis of the intervertebral joints) Spondylolisthesis (displacement and spinal instability) Spondylosis Vertebral hemangioma (vertebral angioma[minclinic.ru] 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: Variable Malocclusions
  • Lumbar Osteoarthritis

    These tests help make a diagnosis: X-rays of your lumbar spine. These may show bone growths called spurs that push on spinal nerves and/or narrowing of the spinal canal.[hopkinsmedicine.org] Acromegaly Inflammatory joint disease - i.e.[arthritis.co.za] These tests help make a diagnosis: X-rays of your lumbar spine.[hopkinsmedicine.org]

    Missing: Variable Malocclusions
  • Psoriatic Arthritis

    […] on X-rays Increased prevalence in males.[dermnetnz.org] No incident cases of tuberculosis were reported.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] They can significantly improve or eradicate both the psoriasis and the arthritis as well as stop progressive joint damage.[medicinenet.com]

    Missing: Variable Malocclusions
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis

    One common sign visible on X-rays is vertebral bodies that have become deformed into an abnormal square shape.[umm.edu] […] narrowing Osseous erosions (deformities less striking than in rheumatoid arthritis) Chest Bilateral upper lobe pulmonary fibrosis (1%) with upward retraction of hila Resembles tuberculosis[learningradiology.com] Besides, the pulmonary tuberculosis is found in patients with tubercular damages of joints in 50% of cases.[bigmed.info]

    Missing: Variable Malocclusions
  • 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: Joint Tuberculosis
  • Reiter's Syndrome

    Articular lesions led to progressive deformity of phalangeal joints of the hands, and intensive arthralgia, mainly of the larger joints (shoulders, elbows, hips and knees)[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient was hospitalized with a diagnosis of AIDS, pulmonary tuberculosis, and dermatitis of unknown etiology.[scielo.br] AIDS treatment was administered with anti-retroviral drugs (zidovudine and didanosine); for tuberculosis (isoniazid, rifampicine, and pyrazinamide); and (prednisone and inometacine[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Variable Malocclusions
  • Cervical Spine Disease

    Dynamic, or flexion/extension X-rays (X-rays that show the spine in motion) may be obtained to see if there is any abnormal or excessive movement or instability in the spine[columbiaspine.org] Tuberculosis of the lower cervical spine (C2 to C7). J Bone Joint Surg Br 1984; 66:1. Malawski SK, Lukawski S. Pyogenic infection of the spine. Clin Orthop 1991;272:58.[uscspine.com] abnormal areas of the soft tissues around the spine.[umms.org]

    Missing: Variable Malocclusions