Metabolic Factors in Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis – A Review of Clinical Data

@inproceedings{Pillai2014MetabolicF,
  title={ Metabolic Factors in Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis – A Review of Clinical Data},
  author={Sruti Pillai and Geoffrey Littlejohn},
  booktitle={The open rheumatology journal},
  year={2014}
}
OBJECTIVES We aimed to review the literature linking metabolic factors to Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH), in order to assess associations between growth factors and DISH. METHOD We identified studies in our personal database and PubMed using the following keywords in various combinations: "diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis", "ankylosing hyperostosis", "Forestier's disease", "diabetes", "insulin", "obesity", "metabolic", "growth factors", "adipokines", "glucose… CONTINUE READING

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