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Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis

Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis: Introduction

Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis: A form of degenerative arthritis characterized by calcification on the sides of the spine vertebrae as well as inflammation and calcification of tendons where they attach to bone which often results in bone spurs. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis is available below.

Symptoms of Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis

  • Phalangeal tufting
  • Increased cortical thickness of tubular hand bones
  • Enlarged seasamoid bones
  • Restricted range of motion
  • Diffuse limb pain
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Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis: Complications

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Causes of Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis

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Definitions of Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis:

A disease of elderly men characterized by large osteophytes that bridge vertebrae and ossification of ligaments and tendon insertions. - (Source - Diseases Database)

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  1. Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Deaths
  7. Complications
 

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