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47 Possible Causes for Genu Valgum, Hypophosphatemia, Rachitic Rosary

  • Vitamin D Deficiency

    On the other hand, deformities such as bowed legs and the rachitic rosary persist throughout adult life.[] In this paper, we report two cases showing the deleterious consequences of vitamin D deficiency in HD patients which is characterised by hypophosphatemia, hypocalcemia and[] However, severe vitamin D deficiency may manifest as rickets with the below clinical features: Bony Signs - Swelling of wrists and ankles - Leg deformities (genu varum or[]

  • Familial Hypophosphatemia

    Growth plate widening with metaphyseal flaying and fraying, bowing of lower limb long bones, rachitic rosary ribs, coxa vara 4 public playlists includes this case Case information[] Familial syndromes causing hypophosphatemia are considered to be rare in he general population.[] The presence of rachitic rosary, Harrison's groove, and lumbar lordosis was also noted.[]

  • Osteomalacia

    Rickets Clinical feature Chest • Rachitic rosary • Harrison groove • Pigeon chest • Respiratory infection and atelectasis 20.[] Phosphate wasting conditions such as hypophosphatemia or those associated with certain neoplasms can lead to osteomalacia.[] Bowing of the legs (genu varum) is typical, but knock knees (genu valgum) can also occur.[]

  • Rickets

    A 6-year-old girl from a poor background presented with malnutrition, anaemia, rachitic rosary and severe deformities of the upper and lower limbs owing to vitamin D deficiency[] Our findings indicate that cinacalcet is effective in normalizing the hyperparathyroidism and hypophosphatemia in these cases and in improving the bone pathology.[] Abstract A 16-year-old boy with widening of the large joints of the extremities and bilateral genu valgum had been extensively treated with oral vitamin D, with little clinical[]

  • X-Linked Hypophosphatemia

    rosary...).[] X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH) is the most common form of familial hypophosphatemia.[] Seventeen individuals had genu varum, 1 had genu valgum, and 4 had straight legs, attributable to successful osteotomies in 2.[]

  • Hypocalcemic Vitamin D-Dependent Rickets

    Progressively, patients present with rachitic deformities (bowed legs, rachitic rosary...). Enamel hypoplasia is occasionally observed.[] The combination of hypocalcemia and hypophosphatemia causes impaired mineralization of bone that results in rickets and osteomalacia ({17:Liberman and Marx, 2001}).[] Clinical management: Physical examination on admission revealed genu valgum, short stature and generalized hypotonia.[]

  • Hypophosphatemia

    rosary...).[] […] with hypophosphatemia.[] In infants and children, the signs and symptoms include: Abnormal "waddling" walk due to knock-knees (genu valgum) or bowed legs (genu varum) Thick wrists Ribs of the chest[]

  • Hypocalcemic Vitamin D-Dependent Rickets Type 1B

    rosary) kyphosis (cat back) Classification Types include familial hypophosphatemic (vitamin D-resistant) (see below) vitamin D-deficient (Nutritional) vitamin D-dependent[] There is also a hereditary type of rickets, called X-linked hypophosphatemia, that causes the kidneys bo be unable to retain phosphate.[] Clinical management: Physical examination on admission revealed genu valgum, short stature and generalized hypotonia.[]

  • Hereditary Hypophosphatemic Rickets with Hypercalciuria

    The junctions of the bony and cartilaginous parts of the ribs thicken (rachitic rosary), the frontal and parietal eminences enlarge, and the head acquires a square shape with[] There are two types of hypophosphatemia: acute hypophosphatemia, which comes on quickly chronic hypophosphatemia, which develops over time Familial hypophosphatemia is a rare[] Skeletal deformities were present in all children: genus valgum or varum (11/11), thickening of the wrists (7/11), rachitic rosary (4/11), frontal skull bossing (2/11), Harrison[]

  • Renal Osteodystrophy

    Rachitic rosary and prominent, widened inferior face due to mandibullar and maxillary overgrowth. Bone pain with or without fracture.[] , hypophosphatemia, and hypercalcemia 4 Increased PTH secretion, hyperphosphatemia, and hypercalcemia 5 Hypophosphatemia and hypocalcemia ML 2 Select Answer to see Preferred[] Anteroposterior radiograph of the right hemithorax in a child with chronic renal failure and rachitic rosary reveals abnormal widening of the anterior ribs at the costochondral[]

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