DISH

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DISHDiffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (orthopedics)
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Although commonly associated with the spine, diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH) may also present with extraspinal manifestations.
Based on these findings, the patient was diagnosed with Eagle syndrome and diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH).
Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH), also known as Forestier's disease, was originally reported by Forestier and Rotes-Querol in 1950.
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.
Although the exact etiology is unknown, the incidence of thoracic OLF is reported to be higher in patients with diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis, fluorosis, diabetes mellitus, ankylosing spondylitis, and ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament.
Some of the manifestations like adhesive capsulitis of shoulder and diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis have a close association with diabetes mellitus that they often lead to diagnosis of diabetes in otherwise asymptomatic patients.
I have been diagnosed with Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH), a skeletal problem caused by build-up of excess bone in the spinal canal.
A complication of diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis.
It illustrates the analysis of radiographic changes in a specific joint and the common arthropathies that produce these changes, then the radiographic hallmarks of each, with chapters on rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic and reactive arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, osteoarthritis, neuropathic osteoarthropathy, diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis, gout, calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate crystal deposition disease, hydroxyapatite deposition disease, miscellaneous deposition diseases, collagen vascular diseases, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, hemophilia, and mass-like arthropathies.
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) (figure 1, B) and computed tomography of the cervical spine confirmed an underlying diagnosis of diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH).
Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH) (also called ankylosing hyperostosis, Forestier's disease, or spondylitis ossificans ligamentosa) is an age-related chronic condition whose principal manifestation is new bone formation without degenerative, traumatic, or postinfection changes (1).
2) Furthermore, diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis and osseous abnormalities mimicking seronegative spondyloarthropathy has been reported.
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