Book 2008

Growth of the Pediatric Skeleton

A Primer for Radiologists

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ISBN: 978-3-540-37688-0 (Print) 978-3-540-37690-3 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XI

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-5

    The Two Types of Bone Formation

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    Chapter

    Pages 7-11

    Enchondral Growth: Physes and Acrophyses

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    Chapter

    Pages 13-16

    Membranous Growth

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    Chapter

    Pages 17-20

    Vertebral Column and Other Apparently Non-Tubular Bones

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    Chapter

    Pages 21-23

    Prenatal Development

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    Chapter

    Pages 25-27

    Exostoses and Enchondromas

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    Chapter

    Pages 29-42

    Metabolic Bone Disease

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    Chapter

    Pages 43-48

    Dysplasias and Dysostoses

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    Chapter

    Pages 49-51

    Connectedness, Hox Genes

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    Chapter

    Pages 53-60

    Local Impairment or Speeding of Enchondral Growth

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    Chapter

    Pages 61-65

    Arthritis and Related Bone Disease

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    Chapter

    Pages 67-69

    The “Ten Day Rule”

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    Chapter

    Pages 71-76

    Paired Bones

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    Chapter

    Pages 77-84

    Bowed Bones

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    Chapter

    Pages 85-88

    Alignment Abnormality

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    Chapter

    Pages 89-92

    Specific Characteristics of Specific Bones

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 93-96