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728 Possible Causes for Density of Calcium Release Units Decreased, Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis, Patient Appears Chronically Ill

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis

    Brief Report: Ankylosing Spondylitis or Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis in Royal Egyptian Mummies of the 18th–20th Dynasties?[doi.org] idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH) and to correlate the findings with the archaeology literature.Methods.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] They have been attributed to multiple etiologies including diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis, following trauma, cervical spondylitis, and infectious spondylitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Aspiration Pneumonia

    An 80-year-old man was admitted to the hospital with recurrent right-sided aspiration pneumonia, found on barium swallow to be due to diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report a case of aspiration admitted to our rehabilitation unit in a patient with dysphagia due to diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis or Forestier's disease of the[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Diabetes Mellitus

    DIFFUSE IDIOPATHIC SKELETAL HYPEROSTOSIS Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis, also known as ankylosing hyperostosis or Forestier’s disease, is characterised by new bone[bjsm.bmj.com] idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis.[bjsm.bmj.com] Figure 7 Radiograph (anterior view) of the lumbar spine in diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis.[bjsm.bmj.com]

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  • Psoriatic Arthritis

    Patients with rheumatoid arthritis appear undernourished and chronically ill. Most are anemic because of the effect of the disease on blood-forming organs.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] However, asymptomatic incidental osseous findings demonstrated significant plantar and posterior calcaneal spurring possibly consistent with diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] They also interestingly have been associated with development of a hypertrophic skeletal spinal disorder - DISH - diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis. 6.[arthritis.co.za]

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  • Juvenile Ankylosing Spondylitis

    idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis[radiopaedia.org] […] arthritis Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis Diagnostic Work of Ankylosing Spondylitis No laboratory tests are specific for ankylosing spondylitis.[boneandspine.com] […] complications include transverse myelitis and/or cauda equina syndrome 20, 21 general spine: enteropathic arthritis cervical spine: juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JNR.) diffuse[radiopaedia.org]

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  • Degenerative Disorder

    "Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis". American Journal of Roentgenology. 130 (3): 588–589. doi : 10.2214/ajr.130.3.588. Giachelli CM (March 1999).[en.m.wikipedia.org] Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (Forestier’s disease) – a degenerative form of arthritis characterized by excessive growth of the bones along the sides of the vertebrae[arthritis-health.com] idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH) [11] which is the calcification or ossification of the ligaments surrounding the vertebrae.[en.m.wikipedia.org]

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  • Chronic Alcoholism

    The concept of "structural plasticity" has emerged as a potential mechanism in neurodegenerative and psychiatric diseases such as drug abuse, depression, and dementia. Chronic alcoholism is a progressive neurodegenerative disease while the person continues to abuse alcohol, though clinical and imaging studies show[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    SHERSTEN KILLIP, M.D., M.P.H., JOHN M. BENNETT, M.D., M.P.H., and MARA D. CHAMBERS, M.D., University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky Am Fam Physician. 2007 Mar 1;75(5):671-678. Patient information: See a related handouts on this topic at . The prevalence of iron deficiency anemia is 2 percent in adult men, 9 to 12 percent[…][aafp.org]

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  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    Symptoms and signs may include: Fatigue Dyspnea Paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea (PND) Chest tightness Wheezing Cough with sputum (mucoid and/or purulent) Fever Chest pain Workup consists of a detailed history, tests and physical examination. Laboratory Tests Complete blood count Arterial blood gases Serum[…][symptoma.com]

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  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

    Consistently reported risk factors for poor prognosis are older age, more chronic illness, having a comorbid psychiatric disorder and holding a belief that the illness is[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), also referred to as chronic fatigue immune deficiency syndrome, is a disabling illness characterized by persistent fatigue accompanied by rheumatologic[aafp.org] As the definition becomes more stringent the prognosis appears to worsen.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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