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*  Gorham's disease
As the disease progresses bone deformity occurs with further loss of bone mass and, in the tubular bones (the long bones of the ... Gorham's disease (pronounced GOR-amz), also known as Gorham vanishing bone disease and phantom bone disease, is a very rare ... Bone. 2010 Mar;46(3):873-6. Aviv RI, McHugh K, Hunt J. Angiomatosis of bone and soft tissue: a spectrum of disease from diffuse ... Except in growing bone, the rate of breakdown equals the rate of building, thereby maintaining bone mass. In Gorham's disease ...
*  Bone resorption
Some diseases with symptoms of decreased bone density are osteoporosis, and rickets. Some people who experience increased bone ... Bone reabsorption is resorption of bone tissue, that is, the process by which osteoclasts break down the tissue in bones and ... Bone remodelling is a process which maintains bone strength and ion homeostasis by replacing discrete parts of old bone with ... In some cases where bone resorption outpaces ossification, the bone is broken down much faster than it can be renewed. The bone ...
*  Osteoclast
Giant osteoclasts can occur in some diseases, including Paget's disease of bone and bisphosphonate toxicity. Osteoclasts were ... An osteoclast (from the Greek words for "bone" (ὀστέον), and "broken" (κλαστός)) is a type of bone cell that breaks down bone ... is one of the factors in the disease osteoporosis, which is an imbalance between bone resorption and bone formation. Osteoclast ... In bone, osteoclasts are found in pits in the bone surface which are called resorption bays, or Howship's lacunae. Osteoclasts ...
*  Paget's disease of bone
... and does not spread from bone to bone. Rarely, a bone affected by Paget's disease can transform into a malignant bone cancer. ... Ethel, SS; Roodman, GD (2008). "Paget's disease of bone". In Rosen. Primer on the metabolic bone diseases and disorders of ... Paget's Disease of Bone Overview - NIH Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases ~ National Resource Center. ... Bone scans are useful in determining the extent and activity of the condition. If a bone scan suggests Paget's disease, the ...
*  Avulsion fracture
An avulsion fracture is a bone fracture which occurs when a fragment of bone tears away from the main mass of bone as a result ... and many studies have shown a history with Osgood-Schlatter's disease to be linked to the fracture. In 2001, Bruce Rothschild ... Traumatic complete displacement of a tooth from its socket in alveolar bone. It is a serious dental emergency in which prompt ... the bone on the outside edge of the foot extending to the little toe). This fracture is likely caused by the lateral band of ...
*  Renal osteodystrophy
... leading to low bone turnover or adynamic bone disease. Both high and low bone turnover diseases are currently observed equally ... Bone pain Joint pain Bone deformation Bone fracture The broader concept of chronic kidney disease-mineral and bone disorder ( ... "Adynamic bone disease: from bone to vessels in chronic kidney disease". Seminars in Nephrology. 34 (6): 626-40. doi:10.1016/j. ... bone biopsy). All forms of renal osteodystrophy should also be distinguished from other bone diseases which may equally result ...
*  Bone disease
... refers to the medical conditions which affect the bone. A bone disease is also called an "osteopathy", but because ... or Paget's disease of bone) Osteitis fibrosa cystica (or Osteitis fibrosa, or Von Recklinghausen's disease of bone) Osteitis ... of bone Greenstick Fracture Gout Hypophosphatasia Hereditary multiple exostoses Klippel-Feil syndrome Metabolic Bone Disease ... Osteochondrodysplasia is a general term for a disorder of the development of bone and cartilage. Ambe Avascular necrosis or ...
*  Infectious bone disease
An infectious bone disease is a bone disease primarily associated with an infection. An example is osteomyelitis. Root, Richard ... K. (1999). Clinical Infectious Diseases: A Practical Approach. Oxford University Press. p. 741. ISBN 9780195081039. Retrieved 5 ...
*  Endocrine bone disease
An endocrine bone disease is a bone disease associated with a disorder of the endocrine system. An example is osteitis fibrosa ... There are many bone disorders such as osteoporosis, Paget's disease, hypothyroidism. Although there are many forms of bone ... The cells of our bone that is involved in bone formation and bone breakdown is osteoblast and osteoclast respectively. ... Osteoclasts are cells of bones that promote bone demineralization or bone resorption. In contrast, Osteoblast promotes calcium ...
*  Metabolic bone disease
... of metabolic bone disease Metabolic Bone Disease Squirrel Wildlife Rehabilitators-Metabolic Bone Disease Metabolic Bone Disease ... Metabolic bone disease is an umbrella term referring to abnormalities of bones caused by a broad spectrum of disorders. Most ... osteoporosis osteomalacia (adults) & rickets (children) osteitis fibrosa cystica Paget's disease of bone pyramiding (turtles) ... These disorders are to be differentiated from a larger group of genetic bone disorders where there is a defect in a specific ...
*  Bone Disease Program of Texas
... was the founding director of the Bone Disease Program of Texas. The current director (2007) of the Bone Disease Program of ... The Bone Disease Program of Texas is defined by a contractual relationship among Baylor College of Medicine, M.D. Anderson ... The Rolanette and Berdon Lawrence Bone Disease Program of Texas (RBL BDPT) is a collaborative program that includes the Baylor ... The program was established in 2002 by the two academic institutions to focus on osteoporosis and other Metabolic Bone Disease ...
*  Chronic kidney disease-mineral and bone disorder
... (NIDDKD) Overview of chronic kidney disease-mineral bone disease (CKD-MBD) ( ... bone modeling) and bone structure and function during adulthood (bone remodeling). As a result, bone abnormalities are found ... Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes ERA-EDTA WORKING GROUP ON CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE AND MINERAL BONE DISORDER (CKD-MBD) ... Chronic kidney disease-mineral bone diorder (RenalMed) Current Concepts and Management Strategies in Chronic Kidney Disease- ...
*  Bone destruction patterns in periodontal disease
In periodontal disease, not only does the bone that supports the teeth, known as alveolar bone, reduce in height in relation to ... Horizontal bone loss manifests as a somewhat even degree of bone resorption so that the height of the bone in relation to the ... The bone destruction patterns that occur as a result of periodontal disease generally take on characteristic forms. There are ... Carranza, FA: Bone Loss and Patterns of Bone Destruction. In Newman, MG; Takei, HH; Carranza, FA; editors: Carranza's Clinical ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Support Groups: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Bone Marrow Transplant
National Bone Marrow Transplant Link Nonprofit U.S. organization providing bone marrow transplant information and support for ... "Health ... Bone Marrow Transplant" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - DuckDuckGo - Gigablast - Google - ixquick - Yahoo - Yandex - ... A Massachusetts based organisation which helps families with children who are going through the bone marrow transplant process ... An online support organization for people facing or recovering from Bone Marrow Transplantation, their family members, ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Musculoskeletal: Bone
Other forms of bone sarcoma include Chondrosarcoma which affects the cartilage in pelvis, upper legs, and shoulders; Chordoma ... and Ewing's Sarcoma which affects the bone marrow and bones. ... The most common form of bone cancer is Osteosarcoma which often ... Cancer that appears in the bone in the form of tumors is considered bone cancer or bone sarcoma. ... Cancer that appears in the bone in the form of tumors is considered bone cancer or bone sarcoma. The most common form of bone ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Musculoskeletal: Bone: Chondrosarcoma
A malignant bone tumor that arises from cartilage cells and is most common about the hip, pelvis and shoulder. ... A malignant bone tumor that arises from cartilage cells and is most common about the hip, pelvis and shoulder. ... Description of the disease, causes, symptoms, diagnosis, staging, treatment, clinical trials, and resources available. ... Rare cancer group offering support and information for those with Mesenchymal Chrondrosarcoma, a disease of the embryonic ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Musculoskeletal: Bone: Osteosarcoma
... cells are found in the bone. Also known as Osteogenic Sarcoma or Bone Sarcoma. ... A disease in which cancer (malignant) cells are found in the bone. Also known as Osteogenic Sarcoma or Bone Sarcoma. ... A childhood cancer that starts in the bone. Provides description of disease, causes, diagnosis, staging, grade, treatment, side ... Article by Charles T Mehlman focuses on high-grade intramedullary osteosarcoma, the most common type of bone cancer. Includes ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Musculoskeletal: Bone: Chordoma
A rare type of bone tumor that can develop along the spine at any point from the base of the skull to the spine. ... A rare type of bone tumor that can develop along the spine at any point from the base of the skull to the spine. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Musculoskeletal: Bone: Osteosarcoma: Memorials
Tributes in memory of the courageous children and adults who have lost their battle with osteosarcoma.
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Musculoskeletal: Bone: Personal Pages
... or information about dealing with any type of bone cancer. ... Health Conditions and Diseases Cancer Musculoskeletal Bone ... Personal journey, history, or information about dealing with any type of bone cancer. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Musculoskeletal: Bone: Ewing's Sarcoma
Includes Ewing's tumor of bone; extraosseous Ewing's (tumor growing outside of the bone); primitive neuroectodermal tumor (PNET ... cells are found in the bone and soft tissues. ... Health Conditions and Diseases Cancer Musculoskeletal Bone ... Rare diseases in which cancer (malignant) cells are found in the bone and soft tissues. Includes Ewing's tumor of bone; ... Description of childhood disease, causes, diagnosis, grading, treatment plans, clinical trials, and resources available. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Musculoskeletal: Bone: Osteosarcoma: Personal Pages
Individual experiences with battling Osteosarcoma (cancer of the bone).
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Musculoskeletal: Bone: Ewing's Sarcoma: Memorials
Tributes, poetry, dedications and memorials for people who have lost their battles with Ewing's Sarcoma.
*  Cerebral palsy
ISBN 9781933864457 Veilleux, Louis-Nicolas; Rauch, Frank (30 August 2017). "Muscle-Bone Interactions in Pediatric Bone Diseases ... People with cerebral palsy are at risk of low bone mineral density. The shafts of the bones are often thin (gracile), and ... Adults with cerebral palsy may suffer from "ischemic heart disease, cerebrovascular disease, cancer, and trauma" more so than a ... Sometimes bones grow to different lengths, so the person may have one leg longer than the other.[citation needed] Children with ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Musculoskeletal: Bone: Ewing's Sarcoma: Personal Pages
Health Conditions and Diseases Cancer Musculoskeletal Bone Ewing's Sarcoma Personal Pages 3 ... Daily journal about young girls fight against bone cancer. Includes photographs, history, and a guestbook. ...
*  Atrioventricular node
BMP (Bone morphogenetic protein) cell signaling plays a key role in diverse aspects of cardiac differentiation and ... Atrioventricular conduction disease (AV block) describes impairment of the electrical continuity between the atria and ... ISBN 0-7216-0240-1. Benson DW (October 2004). "Genetics of atrioventricular conduction disease in humans". The Anatomical ... seen in BMP and Alk3 are associated with some cardiovascular diseases like Ebstein's anomaly and AV conduction disease. The AV ...
*  Marrow adipose tissue
Metabolic Bone Disease and Related Research. 4 (1): 69-75. doi:10.1016/0221-8747(82)90011-X. Rubin, M. R.; Manavalan, J. S.; ... "Bone marrow fat accumulation accelerated by high fat diet is suppressed by exercise". Bone. 64: 39-46. doi:10.1016/j.bone. ... reduced bone mineral density, and an altered osteoblast differentiation program". Bone. 35 (5): 1046-1058. doi:10.1016/j.bone. ... high-fat diets induces low bone mineral density and reduces bone formation in rats". Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. 25 ( ...