128 Possible Causes for Hyperostosis in USA

    • Hypervitaminosis A
    • Van Buchem Disease

      Van Buchem disease also referred to as hyperostosis corticalis generalisata, is a very rare hereditary osteosclerotic dysplasia.[1]

    • Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis

      Epidemiologie Geschlechtsverteilung Altersverteilung Selbsttest A controlled study of diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis. … : A retrospective study in 67 patients - F Guillemin, D Mainard, HÉ Rolland - Acta , 1995 - Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis - M Cammisa, A De … Serio, G Guglielmi - European journal of radiology, 1998 - Elsevier Association of diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH) and calcification and ossification of the[2]

    • Ectodermal Dysplasia with Natal Teeth Type Turnpenny
      Cranial Hyperostosis
    • Hyperostosis Frontalis Interna

      The bone changes are normally less than 1 cm thick in hyperostosis frontalis interna. … Hyperostosis frontalis interna is a disorder marked by benign overgrowth of the inner table of the frontal bone. … Hyperostosis frontalis interna usually affects postmenopausal women, but up to 12% of the whole female population may have this condition, including those of child-bearing[3]

    • Melorheostosis

      Endosteal hyperostosis may also be seen. … A neuropathic etiology has been hypothesized due to the dermatomal pattern of hyperostosis. … Diagnosis "Dripping canle wax" pattern of cortical hyperostosis on plain x-rays is diagnostic.[4]

    • Bone Disorder

      […] pulmonary osteoarthropathy Nonossifying fibroma Pseudarthrosis Stress fracture Fibrous dysplasia Monostotic Polyostotic Skeletal fluorosis bone cyst Aneurysmal bone cyst Hyperostosis … […] condensas ) Osteochondritis dissecans Osteochondroma (bone tumor) Osteogenesis Imperfecta Osteomalacia Osteomyelitis Osteopenia Osteopetrosis Osteoporosis P [ edit ] Porotic hyperostosis … Infantile cortical hyperostosis Osteosclerosis Melorheostosis Pycnodysostosis Joint Chondritis Relapsing polychondritis Other Tietze's syndrome Combined Osteochondritis Osteochondritis[5]

    • Periostitis

      Caffey disease : Also known as infantile cortical hyperostosis. … Cortical hyperostosis secondary to prolonged use of prostaglandin E1. … Prostaglandin-induced neonatal periostitis : Prolonged prostaglandin therapy is associated with soft tissue swelling and reversible cortical hyperostosis in the long bones[6]

    • Etretinate

      Side effects are those typical of hypervitaminosis A, most commonly bone or joint pain, stiffness; in long-term treatment diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis muscular[7]

    • Macrocephaly

      Pathologic macrocephaly may be due to megalencephaly (enlarged brain), hydrocephalus (water on the brain), cranial hyperostosis (bone overgrowth), and other conditions.[8]

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    1. Van Buchem Disease,
    2. Morbus Forestier (Diffuse idiopathische Skeletthyperostose),
    3. Hyperostosis Frontalis Interna,…
    4. Melorheostosis - OrthopaedicsOne Articles - OrthopaedicsOne,…
    5. Bone disease - Wikipedia,
    6. Roentgen Ray Reader: Periostitis in Children,…
    7. Etretinate,
    8. Macrocephaly,