The natural course of bridging osteophyte formation in diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis: retrospective analysis of consecutive CT examinations over 10 years.

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OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to evaluate the natural progression of bridging osteophyte formation in diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH) on CT by a newly proposed scoring system. METHODS CT examinations of the thoracic/lumbar spine of DISH patients (Resnick criteria) obtained at two or more time points within a minimum of 3 years were… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/rheumatology/ket335

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@article{Yaniv2014TheNC, title={The natural course of bridging osteophyte formation in diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis: retrospective analysis of consecutive CT examinations over 10 years.}, author={G Yaniv and Salim Bader and Merav Lidar and Amir Herman and Nachshon Shazar and Dvora Aharoni and Iris Eshed}, journal={Rheumatology}, year={2014}, volume={53 11}, pages={1951-7} }