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By Stephen Chapman, Richard Nakielny

This renowned source assists readers in honing their wisdom of radiological differential analysis for the main regularly encountered stipulations in all parts of the physique. the 1st part provides lists of differential diagnoses, supplemented via notes on valuable evidence and discriminating components. the second one part deals special descriptions at the attribute radiological visual appeal of greater than 80 person illnesses. the result's a handy research device for examination guidance, in addition to a beneficial fast reference for medical practice.Features a very redesigned structure, making details much more accessible.Includes up-to-date content material throughout-including the whole variety of more recent imaging modalities.Offers absolutely revised content material that displays the newest in medical practiceWith six extra contributing specialists.

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4 . Tuberous sclerosis*. NEOPLASTIC 1. 18) — most commonly prostate or breast. 2 . Lymphoma*. 3 . Mastocytosis. 4. g. lytic metastases following radiotherapy or chemotherapy, eosinophilic granuloma and brown tumours. 5. Multiple myeloma* — sclerosis in up to 3% of cases. 6. g. Gardner's syndrome. 7 . Multifocal osteosarcoma*. IDIOPATHIC 1. Paget's disease*. VASCULAR 1. Bone infarcts. TRAUMATIC 1. Callus — around numerous fractures. 14 BONE SCLEROSIS WITH A PERIOSTEAL REACTION TRAUMATIC 1. Healing fracture with callus.

5. Carcinoma of bronchus. Lymphoma*. Abscess. Bronchiectasis — frequently due to cystic fibrosis*. Metastases. 37 38 A I D S T O R A D I O L O G I C A L DIFFERENTIAL D I A G N O S I S PLEURAL 1. Pleural fibroma — has the highest incidence of accompanying HOA, although it is itself a rare cause. 2. Mesothelioma. CARDIOVASCULAR 1. Cyanotic congenital heart disease — produces clubbing but only rarely a periosteal reaction. GASTROINTESTINAL 1. Ulcerative colitis*. 2. Crohn's disease*. 3. Dysentery — amoebic or bacillary.

4 . Tuberous sclerosis*. NEOPLASTIC 1. 18) — most commonly prostate or breast. 2 . Lymphoma*. 3 . Mastocytosis. 4. g. lytic metastases following radiotherapy or chemotherapy, eosinophilic granuloma and brown tumours. 5. Multiple myeloma* — sclerosis in up to 3% of cases. 6. g. Gardner's syndrome. 7 . Multifocal osteosarcoma*. IDIOPATHIC 1. Paget's disease*. VASCULAR 1. Bone infarcts. TRAUMATIC 1. Callus — around numerous fractures. 14 BONE SCLEROSIS WITH A PERIOSTEAL REACTION TRAUMATIC 1. Healing fracture with callus.

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