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432 Possible Causes for Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults, Susceptibility to Fracture

  • Pyknodysostosis

    Abstract Pyknodysostosis is a rare form of sclerosing bone dysplasia with autosomal recessive inheritance. Affected members of two families were assessed as follows: three patients underwent densitometry measurements and bone scans; four patients underwent magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and an immunological[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cleidocranial Dysplasia

    […] to fractures Abnormal susceptibility to fractures Bone fragility Frequent broken bones Increased bone fragility Increased tendency to fractures [ more ] 0002659 Kyphosis[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] Underdeveloped teeth enamel 0006297 Hypoplastic frontal sinuses 0002738 Hypoplastic iliac wing 0002866 Increased bone mineral density Increased bone density 0011001 Increased susceptibility[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

  • Vitamin D Deficiency

    Vitamin D Deficiency Clinical Importance The clinical consequences of vitamin D deficiency include osteomalacia, increased susceptibility to fragility fractures, bone pain[iscd.org] Vitamin D deficiency may lead to a whole host of clinical conditions which impair health and increase mortality rates: increase susceptibility to bacterial and viral infections[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Vitamin D has been shown to have a positive impact on fall and fracture prevention, which are at a higher risk when you have RA.[healthcentral.com]

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  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

    Additional Signs and Symptoms Dry cracked corners of the mouth Premature greying Glossitis - swollen / sore tongue, geographic tongue Fainting/light headedness Osteoporosis Fractures[b12deficiency.info] […] osteoblasts (cells that build bone) Symptoms mimicking Parkinson's and MS Nominal aphasia - difficulty recalling names or words Radiculopathy - chronic pain disorder Increased susceptibility[b12deficiency.info]

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  • Osteoporosis

    Osteoporosis, the most common type of bone disease worldwide, is clinically characterized by low bone mineral density (BMD) and increased susceptibility to fracture.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] to fracture. [1] Consensus development conference: Diagnosis, prophylaxis and treatment of osteoporosis.[bestpractice.bmj.com] […] to fractures of the hip, spine, and wrist.[web.archive.org]

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  • Menopause

    Postmenopausal women with osteoporosis are especially susceptible to fractures of their spine, hips and wrists. Urinary incontinence.[mayoclinic.org] It can also make you more susceptible to hip, spine, and other bone fractures.[healthline.com] This condition causes bones to become brittle and weak, leading to an increased risk of fractures.[mayoclinic.org]

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  • Fracture

    Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) is a generalised connective tissue disorder associated with low bone mass, bone fragility and increased susceptibility to fractures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] the vertebrae, for example when the front portion of a vertebra in the spine collapses due to osteoporosis (a medical condition which causes bones to become brittle and susceptible[en.wikipedia.org] As rugged as our bodies are, they are often susceptible to painful and disabling injuries such as strains, sprains, dislocations and fractures.[innerbody.com]

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  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    Systematic review: the use of proton pump inhibitors and increased susceptibility to enteric infection. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2011;34(11–12):1269–1281. 46.[aafp.org] Proton pump inhibitors and histamine-2 receptor antagonists are associated with hip fractures among at-risk patients. Gastroenterology. 2010;139(1):93–101. 45.[aafp.org]

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  • Lumbar Disk Herniation

    T12 bears the most weight of any thoracic vertebra, making it the strongest thoracic vertebra, but also the most susceptible to stress-related injuries.[disabled-world.com] Compression fractures of the spine usually occur at the bottom part of the thoracic spine (T11 and T12) and the first vertebra of the lumbar spine (L1).[disabled-world.com]

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  • Head Injury

    All the medium- and high-velocity impacts are susceptible to skull fracture, with a percentage risk higher than 90%.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It is susceptible to damage and bleeding if the fracture crosses that groove.[emedicinehealth.com]

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