Skeletal Radiology

, Volume 38, Issue 9, pp 841–853

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Metabolic bone disease: what has changed in 30 years?

Authors

    • Diagnostic Radiology, MSKCleveland Clinic
Review Article

DOI: 10.1007/s00256-009-0666-1

Cite this article as:
Sundaram, M. Skeletal Radiol (2009) 38: 841. doi:10.1007/s00256-009-0666-1

Abstract

Objective

To provide an update on imaging of metabolic bone disease based on new developments, findings, and changing practices over the past 30 years.

Materials and methods

Literature review of osteoporosis, osteomalacia, renal osteodystrophy, Paget’s disease, bisphosphonates, with an emphasis on imaging.

Results

Cited references and pertinent findings.

Conclusions

Significant developments have occurred in the imaging of metabolic bone disease over the past 30 years.

Keywords

ImagingOsteoporosisOsteomalaciaRenal osteodystrophyPaget’s diseaseBisphosphonates

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