A systematized approach to radiographic assessment of commonly seen genetic bone diseases in children: A pictorial review

@article{ElSobky2017ASA,
  title={A systematized approach to radiographic assessment of commonly seen genetic bone diseases in children: A pictorial review},
  author={T. El-Sobky and R. Shawky and H. Sakr and S. Elsayed and Nermine S. El-Sayed and S. G. Ragheb and R. Gamal},
  journal={Journal of Musculoskeletal Surgery and Research},
  year={2017},
  volume={1},
  pages={25 - 32}
}
  • T. El-Sobky, R. Shawky, +4 authors R. Gamal
  • Published 2017
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Musculoskeletal Surgery and Research
  • Genetic skeletal dysplasias or osteochondrodysplasias constitute a large group of hereditable disorders with generalized skeletal involvement that can cause significant morbidity and mortality. Although most genetic skeletal dysplasias have been well identified clinically, the overlap between dysplasia subtypes may create diagnostic challenges. The plain radiographic presentation of genetic skeletal dysplasias may closely mimic rheumatologic, hematologic, and Perthes disease. Accurate review of… CONTINUE READING