hyperostosis


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hy·per·os·to·sis

 (hī′pər-ŏ-stō′sĭs)
n. pl. hy·per·os·to·ses (-sēz)
Excessive or abnormal thickening or growth of bone tissue.


hy′per·os·tot′ic (-ŏ-stŏt′ĭk) adj.

hyperostosis

(ˌhaɪpərɒˈstəʊsɪs)
n, pl -ses (-siːz)
1. (Pathology) an abnormal enlargement of the outer layer of a bone
2. (Pathology) a bony growth arising from the root of a tooth or from the surface of a bone
hyperostotic adj

hy•per•os•to•sis

(ˌhaɪ pər ɒˈstoʊ sɪs)

n.
excessive growth of bony tissue.
[1825–35; hyper- + Greek ost(éon) bone + -osis]
hy`per•os•tot′ic (-ɒˈstɒt ɪk) adj.
Translations

hy·per·os·to·sis

n. hiperostosis, desarrollo excesivo del tejido óseo.
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Although commonly associated with the spine, diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH) may also present with extraspinal manifestations.
The causes of porotic hyperostosis and cribra orbitalia: A reappraisal of the iron-deficiency-anemia hypothesis.
They also recognized a range of associated disorders, including SAPHO syndrome (synovitis, acne, pustulosis, hyperostosis, and osteitis), PAPA syndrome (pyogenic arthritis, pyoderma gangrenosum, and acne), and PASH (pyoderma gangrenosum, acne, and hidradenitis suppurativa).
Due to their slow-growing nature, there may be pressure erosion on the adjacent bone, in comparison to hyperostosis caused by meningiomas or bone destruction seen with metastatic disease.
Severely obese patients DXA cannot remove impact of soft tissue completely Conditions requiring high Trabecular bone is more active sensitivity to follow-up metabolically changes in metabolic bone QCT: Quantitative computed tomography; DXA: Dual energy X-ray absorptiometry; DISH: Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis.
Treatments: pharyngeal surgeries; tracheostomy; tongue suspension; maxillomandibular advancement; adenotonsillectomy; mandibular distraction; CPAP D "Voice" Focus on aspects not related with Speech-Language Pathology: vocal fold paralysis; malformation of the upper airway; Lung disease; type II mucopolysaccharidosis; cleft lip and palate; cancer; Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease; laryngeal sarcoidosis; diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis Treatments: utilization of CPAP adenotonsillectomy; uvulopalatopharyngoplasty; pharyngoplasty E "Speech Therapy" Focus on aspects not related with Speech-Language Pathology: Microcephaly; Prader-Willi syndrome; Down syndrome; ataxias; metabolic syndrome; cancer.
The images may reveal spinal disorders, including osteoarthritic lesions such as kyphosis, kyphoscoliosis, and vertebral hyperostosis.
Subjects with spondyloarthropathy group diseases that restrict thoracic cage movement and reduce lumbar spinal mobility, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, type 2 diabetes mellitus, diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis, infectious, malign or metabolic diseases of the spine or a history of spinal cord surgery or with body mass index greater than 30 kg/[m.
She did not have hyperostosis disease, such as ossification of posterior longitudinal ligament or diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis.
Mandibular alterations may be unilateral or bilateral and include enlarged mandibular and mental foramen, widened inferior alveolar canal, branching of mandibular canal, hyperostosis, deepened sigmoid notch, elongated condylar neck, rarefied condylar and coronoid process, medial concavity in mandibular ramus, decreased or flat gonial angle, irregular inferior cortex, and cyst like lesions [1-4, 6].
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