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Fluoride: Complications
B.J. Manaster, MD, PhD, FACR
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        TERMINOLOGY

        • Definitions

          • Chronic fluorine intoxication resulting in skeletal abnormalities
            • 99% of fluoride retained in body is deposited in bone
            • Biologic half life: 8 years; slow improvement after cessation

        IMAGING

        • General Features

          • Radiographic Findings

            DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

              CLINICAL ISSUES

              • Demographics

                Selected References

                1. Khairnar MR et al: Mitigation of Fluorosis - A Review. J Clin Diagn Res. 9(6):ZE05-9, 2015
                2. Liu G et al: Study of the relationship between the lifestyle of residents residing in fluorosis endemic areas and adult skeletal fluorosis. Environ Toxicol Pharmacol. 40(1):326-32, 2015
                3. Rackoff P: Skeletal Fluorosis: A Tricky Diagnosis. Arthritis Rheumatol. ePub, 2015
                4. Sidhu HS et al: Imaging features of therapeutic drug-induced musculoskeletal abnormalities. Radiographics. 32(1):105-27, 2012
                5. Chachra D et al: Fluoride and mineralized tissues. Crit Rev Biomed Eng. 36(2-3):183-223, 2008
                6. S Teotia SP et al: Nutritional bone disease in Indian population. Indian J Med Res. 127(3):219-28, 2008
                7. Chavassieux P et al: Insights into material and structural basis of bone fragility from diseases associated with fractures: how determinants of the biomechanical properties of bone are compromised by disease. Endocr Rev. 28(2):151-64, 2007
                8. Palmer C et al: Position of the American Dietetic Association: the impact of fluoride on health. J Am Diet Assoc. 105(10):1620-8, 2005
                9. Kleerekoper M: Fluoride and the skeleton. Crit Rev Clin Lab Sci. 33(2):139-61, 1996
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                KEY FACTS

                • Terminology

                  • Imaging

                    • Top Differential Diagnoses

                      TERMINOLOGY

                      • Definitions

                        • Chronic fluorine intoxication resulting in skeletal abnormalities
                          • 99% of fluoride retained in body is deposited in bone
                          • Biologic half life: 8 years; slow improvement after cessation

                      IMAGING

                      • General Features

                        • Radiographic Findings

                          DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                            CLINICAL ISSUES

                            • Demographics

                              Selected References

                              1. Khairnar MR et al: Mitigation of Fluorosis - A Review. J Clin Diagn Res. 9(6):ZE05-9, 2015
                              2. Liu G et al: Study of the relationship between the lifestyle of residents residing in fluorosis endemic areas and adult skeletal fluorosis. Environ Toxicol Pharmacol. 40(1):326-32, 2015
                              3. Rackoff P: Skeletal Fluorosis: A Tricky Diagnosis. Arthritis Rheumatol. ePub, 2015
                              4. Sidhu HS et al: Imaging features of therapeutic drug-induced musculoskeletal abnormalities. Radiographics. 32(1):105-27, 2012
                              5. Chachra D et al: Fluoride and mineralized tissues. Crit Rev Biomed Eng. 36(2-3):183-223, 2008
                              6. S Teotia SP et al: Nutritional bone disease in Indian population. Indian J Med Res. 127(3):219-28, 2008
                              7. Chavassieux P et al: Insights into material and structural basis of bone fragility from diseases associated with fractures: how determinants of the biomechanical properties of bone are compromised by disease. Endocr Rev. 28(2):151-64, 2007
                              8. Palmer C et al: Position of the American Dietetic Association: the impact of fluoride on health. J Am Diet Assoc. 105(10):1620-8, 2005
                              9. Kleerekoper M: Fluoride and the skeleton. Crit Rev Clin Lab Sci. 33(2):139-61, 1996