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68 Possible Causes for Costochondral Junction Enlargement

  • Dyggve-Melchior-Clausen Syndrome

    […] of the costochondral junction 0000920 Flat acetabular roof 0003180 Flat glenoid fossa 0000911 Hallux valgus Bunion 0001822 Hypoplastic facial bones Decreased size of facial[] […] of the costochondral junction Flat acetabular roof Flat glenoid fossa Genu valgum Hallux valgus Hypoplastic facial bones Hypoplastic iliac wing Hypoplastic ischia Hypoplastic[] […] of both elbows and knees, wide costochondral junctions, flaring of the lower ribs, pectus carinatum, kyphosis, bowing of the tibia and fibula, and brachydactyly.[]

  • Shwachman Syndrome

    From Wikidata Jump to navigation Jump to search syndrome characterized by exocrine pancreatic insufficiency, bone marrow failure and skeletal abnormalities Shwachman-Bodian-Diamond syndrome Shwachman syndrome pancreatic insufficiency and bone marrow dysfunction Schwachman Diamond type metaphyseal dysplasia[…][]

  • Hereditary Hypophosphatemic Rickets with Hypercalciuria

    Three siblings, aged 12, 4 and 2 years, presented at a Gambian clinic with bone deformities. Radiographs of knees and wrists confirmed the presence of florid rickets. The family (including 2 unaffected siblings and the mother) were investigated for hereditary rickets. The three affected siblings had biochemical[…][]

  • Vitamin D Deficiency

    […] and costochondral junctions, because of the difficulty in forming bone, leading to the persistence of growth cartilage, and symptoms such as the rachitic rosary and Harrison[] Its manifestations include: deformed legs, leading to bow legs and knock knees ribcage deformities, leading to a pigeon chest Enlarged growth plates at the wrists, ankles[]

  • Pathological Fracture

    […] of the costochondral junction such that there is beading across the anterolateral aspects of the chest) Widening of the wrists; bowing the distal radius and ulna Progressive[] […] of costochondral junction Bowing of long bones (See Figure 3) Management: Oral doses of 5,000-15,000 IU/day of Vitamin for 4 weeks for Vitamin deficient Rickets Optimize[] […] vitamin D deficiency GFR and Creatinine – to determine kidney function Radiographic Findings: Osteopenia Metaphyseal cupping and fraying (See Figure 2) Physeal widening Enlargement[]

  • Spondyloepimetaphyseal Dysplasia Type Irapa

    […] of the costochondral junction ; Genu valgum ; Hypoplastic sacrum ; Limited elbow extension ; Lumbar hyperlordosis ; Metaphyseal dysplasia ; Osteoarthritis ; Pectus carinatum[] Arthralgia ; Autosomal recessive inheritance ; Broad femoral neck ; Broad foot ; Broad palm ; Capitate-hamate fusion ; Coxa vara ; Disproportionate short-trunk short stature ; Enlargement[]

  • Subperiosteal Hemorrhage

    Fibrous tissue forms between the diaphysis and the epiphysis, and costochondral junctions enlarge.[]

  • Herpes Zoster Infection of the Chest Wall

    […] of the costochondral junction.[] Pain is reproduced by palpation of the affected cartilage segments and may radiate on the chest wall. 5 Tietze syndrome is an inflammatory process causing visible enlargement[]

  • X-Linked Osteoporosis with Fractures

    Phenotype Rickets, osteomalacia, late dentition, tooth abscesses secondary to poor mineralization, bowing of lower extremities, enlarged costochondral junctions of the ribs[] , pectum carinatum, metaphyseal flaring of the wrists or ankles, genus varus, frontal bossing enlarges sutures and fotanels or craniotabes.[]

  • Hypocalcemic Vitamin D-Dependent Rickets

    Moderate enlargement of costochondral junction was noticed. His sister also found to have similar features.[] Rickets is a disease characterized by bone deformities, enlargement of the wrists and costochondral junctions, decreased muscle tone and, in infants, craniotabes and delayed[] […] of costochondral junction) bowing of knees codfish vertebrae retarded bone growth (widened osteoid seams, physeal cupping) muscle hypotonia dental disease pathologic fractures[]

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