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Osteomalacia and Rickets
Cheryl A. Petersilge, MD, MBA
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Pathology

          • Clinical Issues

            TERMINOLOGY

            • Definitions

              • Osteomalacia: Abnormal mineralization in trabecular and cortical bone
              • Rickets: Abnormal mineralization of growth plates
                • Only seen in skeletally immature individuals
                • Concomitant osteomalacia

            IMAGING

            • General Features

              • Imaging Recommendations

                • Radiographic Findings

                  • CT Findings

                    • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                      DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                        PATHOLOGY

                        • General Features

                          • Microscopic Features

                            CLINICAL ISSUES

                            • Presentation

                              • Natural History & Prognosis

                                • Treatment

                                  DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                  • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                    Selected References

                                    1. Calder AD: Radiology of osteogenesis imperfecta, rickets and other bony fragility states. Endocr Dev. 28:56-71, 2015
                                    2. Hautmann AH et al: Tumor-induced osteomalacia: an up-to-date review. Curr Rheumatol Rep. 17(6):512, 2015
                                    3. Higley M et al: Locally aggressive and multifocal phosphaturic mesenchymal tumors: two unusual cases of tumor-induced osteomalacia. Skeletal Radiol. 44(12):1825-31, 2015
                                    4. Jensen EA et al: Determinants of severe metabolic bone disease in very low-birth-weight infants with severe bronchopulmonary dysplasia admitted to a tertiary referral center. Am J Perinatol. 33(1):107-13, 2015
                                    5. Watanabe D et al: Osteomalacia, severe thoracic deformities and respiratory failure in a young woman with anorexia nervosa. Intern Med. 54(8):929-34, 2015
                                    6. Chapman T et al: Fractures in infants and toddlers with rickets. Pediatr Radiol. 2010 Jul;40(7):1184-9. Epub 2009 Dec 9. Erratum in: Pediatr Radiol. 40(7):1308, 2010
                                    7. Sundaram M: Founders lecture 2007: Metabolic bone disease: what has changed in 30 years? Skeletal Radiol. 38(9):841-53, 2009
                                    8. Reginato AJ et al: Musculoskeletal manifestations of osteomalacia: report of 26 cases and literature review. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 28(5):287-304, 1999
                                    9. Burnstein MI et al: The enthesopathic changes of hypophosphatemic osteomalacia in adults: radiologic findings. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 153(4):785-90, 1989
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                                    KEY FACTS

                                    • Terminology

                                      • Imaging

                                        • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                          • Pathology

                                            • Clinical Issues

                                              TERMINOLOGY

                                              • Definitions

                                                • Osteomalacia: Abnormal mineralization in trabecular and cortical bone
                                                • Rickets: Abnormal mineralization of growth plates
                                                  • Only seen in skeletally immature individuals
                                                  • Concomitant osteomalacia

                                              IMAGING

                                              • General Features

                                                • Imaging Recommendations

                                                  • Radiographic Findings

                                                    • CT Findings

                                                      • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                                                        DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                          PATHOLOGY

                                                          • General Features

                                                            • Microscopic Features

                                                              CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                              • Presentation

                                                                • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                  • Treatment

                                                                    DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                    • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                      Selected References

                                                                      1. Calder AD: Radiology of osteogenesis imperfecta, rickets and other bony fragility states. Endocr Dev. 28:56-71, 2015
                                                                      2. Hautmann AH et al: Tumor-induced osteomalacia: an up-to-date review. Curr Rheumatol Rep. 17(6):512, 2015
                                                                      3. Higley M et al: Locally aggressive and multifocal phosphaturic mesenchymal tumors: two unusual cases of tumor-induced osteomalacia. Skeletal Radiol. 44(12):1825-31, 2015
                                                                      4. Jensen EA et al: Determinants of severe metabolic bone disease in very low-birth-weight infants with severe bronchopulmonary dysplasia admitted to a tertiary referral center. Am J Perinatol. 33(1):107-13, 2015
                                                                      5. Watanabe D et al: Osteomalacia, severe thoracic deformities and respiratory failure in a young woman with anorexia nervosa. Intern Med. 54(8):929-34, 2015
                                                                      6. Chapman T et al: Fractures in infants and toddlers with rickets. Pediatr Radiol. 2010 Jul;40(7):1184-9. Epub 2009 Dec 9. Erratum in: Pediatr Radiol. 40(7):1308, 2010
                                                                      7. Sundaram M: Founders lecture 2007: Metabolic bone disease: what has changed in 30 years? Skeletal Radiol. 38(9):841-53, 2009
                                                                      8. Reginato AJ et al: Musculoskeletal manifestations of osteomalacia: report of 26 cases and literature review. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 28(5):287-304, 1999
                                                                      9. Burnstein MI et al: The enthesopathic changes of hypophosphatemic osteomalacia in adults: radiologic findings. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 153(4):785-90, 1989