RADD 2711 Lecture 7 Part 2 Summer 2011

RADD 2711 Lecture 7 Part 2 Summer 2011 - Involves an...

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METABOLIC  DISEASES
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HYPOPARATHYROIDISM
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HYPOPARATHYROIDISM Hypocalcemia Deficiency in parathyroid hormone 1.  Surgery 2.  Idiopathic – glands are absent or  atrophied
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HYPOPARATHYROIDISM RADIOGRAPHIC FINDINGS: **Osteosclerosis Cranial vault thickening Basal ganglia calcification Dental abnormalities – hypoplastic Soft tissue calcification - rare
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DDX FOR OSTEOSCLEROSIS Osteoblastic metastatic disease Paget’s disease Sickle cell anemia
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PSEUDOHYPOPARATHYR OIDISM
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PSEUDOHYPOPARATHYROIDISM Congenital disorder Similar to idiopathic  hypoparathryoidism Hypocalcemia, basal ganglion  calcification, etc
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PSEUDOHYPOPARATHYROIDISM Different from hypoPT:
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Unformatted text preview: Involves an end-organ resistance to PT actionPT actually elevated, not lowered/absent Characteristic: dwarfism, obesity, round face, brachydactyly Abnormal teeth, mental retardation, impaired taste and smell PSEUDOHYPOPARATHYROIDISM MC in females Hypocalcemia and hyperphosphetemia PSEUDO-PSEUDOHYPOPARATHYR OIDISM PSEUDO-PSEUDOHYPOPARATHYROIDISM Very similar to PHP Normocalcemic form of pseudoparathyroidism Same somatic abnormalities as those with PHP MC a sibling of PHP Positive metacarpal sign Positive Metacarpal Sign...
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This note was uploaded on 11/23/2011 for the course RADD 2711 taught by Professor Melissaloschiavo during the Winter '11 term at Life Chiropractic College West.

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RADD 2711 Lecture 7 Part 2 Summer 2011 - Involves an...

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