Metaphyseal widening

Summary: A radiologic finding characterized by an increased width of the metaphyseal regions. It is seen in rickets. ...1,2

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Causes List: Metaphyseal widening

Some of the causes of the condition may include:3 Causes of Metaphyseal Widening:

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Causes List for Metaphyseal widening

Some possible causes of Metaphyseal widening or similar disorders may include:4

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Types of Metaphyseal widening

Some of the types of this condition may include:5 Types of Metaphyseal widening:

  • Dumbbell-shaped long bone
  • Flared metaphysis
  • Upper limb metaphyseal widening
  • Widened proximal tibial metaphyses
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Names and Terminology

Synonyms: Wide metaphyses ; Widened long bone metaphyses ; Widened metaphyses ...Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH)6 ...

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  1. [from NCI]
  2. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): gtr/ conditions/ C1855248/ 
  3. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  4. Source: Algorithmically Generated List
  5. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  6. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): gtr/ conditions/ C1855248/ 

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