By Stephen Chapman, Richard Nakielny
This well known source assists readers in honing their wisdom of radiological differential prognosis for the main usually encountered stipulations in all parts of the physique. the 1st part provides lists of differential diagnoses, supplemented by means of notes on beneficial proof and discriminating elements. the second one part deals particular descriptions at the attribute radiological visual appeal of greater than 80 person ailments. the result's a handy learn software for examination training, in addition to a priceless quickly reference for scientific practice.Features a very redesigned format, making info much more accessible.Includes up-to-date content material throughout-including the complete variety of more recent imaging modalities.Offers absolutely revised content material that displays the newest in scientific practiceWith six extra contributing specialists.
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147: ( 1 9 8 2 ) I m a g i n g b o n e metastases. 3 0 5 - 1 2. Radiol. Clin. , 2 0 (3): 5 4 5 - 6 0 . T h r a l l J . H . I. ( 1 9 8 7 ) Skeletal metastases. Radiol. Clin. North. , 2 5 ( 6 ) : 1155-70. 19 PAEDIATRIC TUMOURS THAT METASTASIZE TO BONE 1. Neuroblastoma. 2. Leukaemia — although not truly metastases. 3 . Lymphoma*. 4. Clear cell sarcoma (Wilms' variant). 5 . Rhabdomyosarcoma. 6. Retinoblastoma. 7. Ewing's sarcoma — lung metastases much more common. 8. Osteosarcoma* — lung metastases much more common.
E) Fibrosarcoma and malignant fibrous histiocytoma. 5 . Langerhans cell histiocytosis*. INFECTIVE 1. Acute osteomyelitis. , A b a El B a g i M . , Al S h a h e d M. et al. ( 1 9 9 9 ) O s t e o m y e l i t i s : a r e v i e w of 1 c u r r e n t l y used i m a g i n g techniques. Eur. , 9: 8 9 4 - 9 0 0 . 30 REGIONAL OSTEOPENIA Decreased bone density confined to a region or segment of the appendicular skeleton. 1. Disuse — during the immobilization of fractures, in paralysed segments and in bone and joint infections.
Clinically there is soft-tissue swelling, clubbing, exophthalmos and pretibial myxoedema. A solid, spiculated, almost lace-like periosteal reaction affects the diaphysis of the metacarpals and phalanges of the hands, especially the radial side of the thumbs and index fingers. Less commonly the feet, lower legs and forearms are involved. 5. Fluorosis — solid, undulating periosteal reaction with osteosclerosis. The long bones and tubular bones are most frequently affected. Ligamentous calcification.
Aids to Radiological Differential Diagnosis by Stephen Chapman, Richard Nakielny