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121 Possible Causes for Sloping Shoulders, X-Ray Abnormal

  • Scoliosis

    ", that is an inclination of the entire brace above the apical vertebra of the thoracic curve opposite to the proximal slope, together with an advancement of the shoulder[scoliosisjournal.com] X-rays don't show any abnormality of the vertebrae.[ucsfbenioffchildrens.org] X-rays of the neck should be taken to look for abnormal vertebrae in this region.[web.archive.org]

  • Osteoporosis

    If this happens, you may get any or all of these symptoms: Sloping shoulders Curve in the back Height loss Back pain Hunched posture What causes osteoporosis?[womenshealth.gov] If the VFA results reveal suspected abnormalities, plain x-rays should be done to confirm the diagnosis.[merckmanuals.com] Bone densitometry is a safe, painless x-ray technique that compares your bone density to the peak bone density that someone of your same sex and ethnicity should have reached[orthoinfo.aaos.org]

  • Supravalvular Aortic Stenosis

    The patient has a long neck and sloping shoulders, a dicubitus valgus and curved and shortened fifth digits with hyperextensible fingers.[healio.com] A test which uses X-ray beams to produce images of internal tissues, bones, and organs onto film. Electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG).[stanfordchildrens.org] A test that records the electrical activity of the heart, shows abnormal rhythms (arrhythmias or dysrhythmias), and detects heart muscle stress. Echocardiogram (echo).[stanfordchildrens.org]

  • Funnel Chest

    Other anatomic hallmarks of PE include sloped ribs, pot belly, and rounded shoulders, all of which become more prominent as the child grows older.[healio.com] The right heart border is not visible on this X-ray In patients with pectus excavatum the sternum is located abnormally posteriorly and consequently the heart is displaced[radiologymasterclass.co.uk] Physicians use chest X-rays or CT scans to create images of the internal structures of the chest. These help measure the severity of the curvature.[healthline.com]

  • Fat Embolism

    Siamese twins 678.1 slow slope active phase 661.2 spasm spondylolisthesis, pelvis 653.3 spondylolysis (lumbosacral) 653.3 spondylosis 653.0 stenosis or stricture sudden death[icd9data.com] The chest X-ray shows bilateral patchy pulmonary infiltrates, the ECG reveals sinus tachycardia without evidence of ischemia, infarct, or other abnormalities, and ABG analysis[journals.lww.com] […] secundines, retained - see Delivery, complicated, placenta, retained separation septate vagina 654.7 shock (birth) (obstetric) (puerperal) 669.1 short cord syndrome 663.4 shoulder[icd9data.com]

  • Amniotic Fluid Embolism

    Siamese twins 678.1 slow slope active phase 661.2 spasm spondylolisthesis, pelvis 653.3 spondylolysis (lumbosacral) 653.3 spondylosis 653.0 stenosis or stricture sudden death[icd9data.com] Chest X-ray does not often show any abnormality in the early stages before ARDS develops. ECG may demonstrate a right ventricular strain pattern in the early stage.[ceaccp.oxfordjournals.org] Your doctor may recommend the following tests: A chest X-ray - to determine pulmonary edema and acute respiratory distress syndrome.[gleneaglesglobalhospitals.com]

  • Cleidocranial Dysplasia

    shoulders that can be apposed at the midline, short stature, mid-face hypoplasia, multiple supernumerary teeth, and skeletal anomalies.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Figure 2: X-ray Pelvis showing gap between two pubic bone. Pre-operative assessment of cardiac and respiratory function is necessary.[omicsonline.org] Neurological examinations revealed sloping shoulders, weakness, and atrophy in the proximal areas of the arms, shoulder girdle muscles, and legs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Craniofrontonasal Dysplasia

    shoulders Rounded shoulders Rounded, sloping shoulders Sloping shoulders [ more ] 0200021 Facial asymmetry Asymmetry of face Crooked face Unsymmetrical face [ more ] 0000324[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] The diagnosis of Craniofrontonasal Dysplasia may involve: A complete physical examination upon birth via X-ray A family medical history of CFND is also needed to diagnose[dovemed.com] Axillary pterygia Bipartite clavicle Brachycephaly Brachydactyly Broad hallux Camptodactyly of finger Clinodactyly of the 5th finger Craniosynostosis Down-sloping shoulders[familydiagnosis.com]

  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy-Hypergonadotropic Hypogonadism Syndrome

    shoulders, aged appearance of the hands and feet and facial dysmorphism (beaked nose and severe retrognathia).[orpha.net] X-rays revealed no evidence of MAD-specific bone dysplasia, i.e. distension of fontanel cranial sutures, dental abnormalities, clavicle hypoplasia and distal phalange acroosteolysis[medcraveonline.com] shoulders ; Hypergonadotropic hypogonadism ; Intellectual disability ; Lipodystrophy ; Mitral regurgitation ; Ptosis ; Retrognathia ; Short clavicles Associated Genes LMNA[mousephenotype.org]

  • Birth

    As the child’s lower shoulder advances, it meets the sloping resistance of the pelvic floor on the right side and is shunted forward and to the left toward the middle of the[britannica.com] Neonatal outcomes (a) Ophthalmia neonatorum; (b) neonatal pneumonia by clinical assessment and/or chest Xray; (c) neonatal meningitis by clinical assessment and/or culture[doi.org] ; (d) blood culture confirming sepsis; (e) admission to neonatal intensive care unit; (f) length of hospital stay; (g) perinatal mortality; (h) abnormal neurodevelopmental[doi.org]

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