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Osteopetrosis Autosomal Dominant Type II OMIM

Location: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/dispomim.cgi?id=166600

#166600 OSTEOPETROSIS, AUTOSOMAL DOMINANT, TYPE II; OPTA2 Alternative titles; MARBLE BONES, AUTOSOMAL DOMINANT OSTEOSCLEROSIS FRAGILIS GENERALISATA ALBERS-SCHONBERG DISEASE, AUTOSOMAL DOMINANT Gene map locus 16p13 autosomal dominant osteopetrosis type II can result from mutation in the CLCN7 gene (602727). DESCRIPTION Autosomal dominant osteopetrosis type II is characterized by sclerosis, predominantly involving the spine, the pelvis, and the...
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Anterior Pelvic Injuries Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/anterior_pelvic_injuries_open_surgical_approach

Open Surgical Approach
Indications:
- open book pelvis injury w/ greater than a 2.5 cm pubic diastasis;
- note that fixation of pubic rami fractures can be much more complex than the fixation of a simple diastasis;
  - controversies:
    - management of anterior symphyseal injuries w/ concomitant urethra injury:
    - consider...
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Fracture of the Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Patient Information AAOS

Location: http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=A00368

Fracture of one or more bones of the spinal column (vertebrae) of the middle (thoracic) or lower (lumbar) back is a serious injury. It is usually caused by high-energy trauma such as a car crash, fall, sports accident, or violent act (for example, a gunshot wound). People with osteoporosis, tumors, or... Highly Reputable
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Osteopetrosis Mild Autosomal Recessive Form OMIM

Location: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/dispomim.cgi?id=259710

259710 OSTEOPETROSIS, MILD AUTOSOMAL RECESSIVE FORM Burns et al. (1978) described a form of osteopetrosis resembling the autosomal dominant form (166600) in its benignity but displaying autosomal recessive inheritance like the malignant infantile form (259700). The clinical features were variable but included mandibular prognathism, genu valgum, anemia, hepatosplenomegaly, and tendency...
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Pathologic Fracture Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/pathologic_fracture

fractures which occur from low energy injuries which occur thru an area of bone weakness with a pre-existing abnormality; - injured area demonstrates distored archetecture and distored bone density;
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Bone Grafting

Location: http://www.surgeryencyclopedia.com/A-Ce/Bone-Grafting.html

Definition Bone grafting is a surgical procedure that places new bone or a replacement material into spaces between or around broken bone (fractures) or in holes in bone (defects) to aid in healing. Encyclopedia of Surgery: A Guide for Patients and Caregivers Expert
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Intra-Articular Methylene Blue Injection eMedicine Procedures

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/114453-overview

Open joint injuries are skin and soft tissue injuries that penetrate the joint space. Like open fractures, open joint injuries require timely diagnosis, exploration, and irrigation to minimize long-term morbidity and mortality. The procedure of intra-articular injection of methylene blue is an easy and safe way to identify disruption of...
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All about Back and Neck Pain DePuy

Location: http://www.allaboutbackandneckpain.com/index.asp

Back pain affects about 80% of adults at some time in their lives, and about 50% of people experience neck pain. Back pain and neck pain are among the most common reasons for doctor visits, and are major causes of disability, lost work days, and high health-care costs.
Conditions discussed in...
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Serena S Hu MD UCSF Spine Center

Location: http://www.spine-health.com/doctor/orthopedic-surgeon/serena-hu-san-francisco-ca

Dr. Serena Hu's research interests include prediction and prevention of metastatic fractures of the spine that could lead to paralysis; disc degeneration and its potential prevention or reversal. Her clinical interests include prevention of complications and treatment of adult scoliosis.

Hu, who joined UCSF in 1991, earned an undergraduate degree...

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Malgaigne fracture CHORUS

Location: http://chorus.rad.mcw.edu/doc/01125.html

two vertical fractures involving one side of the pelvic ring
* one fracture anterior to the acetabulum
o usually through the pubic ramus
* one fracture posterior to the acetabulum
o usually through...
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Paget disease CHORUS

Location: http://chorus.rad.mcw.edu/doc/01062.html

disease of unknown etiology involving destruction and reparation
* age> 40y; M:F 2:1
* skull
o osteoporosis circumscripta (outer table destroyed only)
o "cotton wool" appearance
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Distinctive spinal changes in two patients with unusual forms of autosomal dominant endosteal hyperostosis

Location: http://www.jmedicalcasereports.com/content/1/1/142

Case report Distinctive spinal changes in two patients with unusual forms of autosomal dominant endosteal hyperostosis: a case series Ali Al Kaissi , Franz Varga , Shahin Zandieh , Klaus Klaushofer and Franz Grill
Journal of Medical Case Reports 2007, 1:142
Endosteal hyperostosis was encountered in a 26-year-old-man and his 6-month-old daughter....
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Specialist Registrar Presentations

Location: http://web.archive.org/web/20021219011456/www.fractures.com/institute/teaching/internal_teaching.htm ...

Archive Copy. Institute of Orthopaedics, University College London. 13 subjects eg Spinal Injuries: Late Management
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