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osseous diseases

Wednesday 2 July 2003

Classification

- osseous genetic diseases

  • osseous malformations
  • constitutional osseous diseases (constitutional diseases of bone)
    • osteochondrodysplasias (chondrodystrophies)
    • dysostoses
    • idiopathic osteolysis
    • abnormal synthesis of matrix components
    • disturbances in cell linkage
      • osteosclerosis
      • osteopenia

- metabolic osseous diseases

  • disturbances in mineral homeostasis
    • calcium and/or phosphorus metabolism
  • accumulation of abnormal metabolic product
  • complex carbohydrates anomalies
  • lipids anomalies
  • nucleic acids anomalies
  • aminoacids anomalies
  • metals anomalies
    • Menkes syndrome

- hematologic disorders

- osseous infections (bone infections)

  • pyogenic infections
    • suppurative osteomyelitis
  • syphilis
  • congenital rubella syndrome
  • granulomatous infections
    • osseous tuberculosis
    • osseous fungal infections
    • ossesous parasitic infections

- osseous injury (response to exogenous injury)

- osseous cysts (bone cysts)
- osseous tumors (bone tumors)