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abnormal hardening or eburnation of bone

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Osteosclerosis in two brothers with autosomal dominant pseudohypoparathyroidism type 1b: bone histomorphometricanalysis.
Raine syndrome (MIM 259775) is an autosomal recessive disorder first described in 1989 by Raine et al (92) in a case with generalized osteosclerosis of the periosteal bone formation and severe craniofacial dysmorphology.
The diagnosis of ECD was strongly suggested with the radiographic findings of the extremities which revealed symmetrical dia-metaphyseal osteosclerosis.
Radiological findings showed marked osteosclerosis of the spine and pelvis and ossification of ligaments.
The extraction of teeth may become a challenge regarding decreased bone remodeling and osteosclerosis, and there is a potential for postextraction osteomyelitis to develop.
Cranial bone involvement has been infrequently reported; however, it was described as osteosclerosis of maxillary and sphenoid sinuses which will demonstrate thickened bone on CT and hypointense signal on T1 and T2 weighted MRI images.
The GosB is a physiologically important regulator of osteoblast differentiation and increases bone formation and bone mass, leading to osteosclerosis [3, 6, 7].
CT is superior in demonstrating the degree of bone resorption, osteosclerosis, cortical bone swelling, destruction, and calcification (7).
Osteopetrosis is characterised by general osteosclerosis, sometimes only some long bones are involved mainly proximal femur, pelvis and proximal tibia.
X-ray of bone was performed on the proband and his mother, but no osteolysis, osteosclerosis, or cortical thickening were found, and only joint contractures and intestinal tympanites were observed in the proband [Figure 3].{Figure 3}
(4) Long-term exposure can also cause crippling skeletal fluorosis, which is characterized by increased density of bone (osteosclerosis) and the formation of bony outgrowths.
The characteristic feature of malignant infantile osteopetrosis (MIOP), an autosomal recessive disorder, is the decreased activity of osteoclasts leading to generalized bone osteosclerosis. Densely sclerotic fragile bones are formed because of the defective osteoclast activity along with regular bone formation by osteoblasts.
Familiar disseminated osteosclerosis. Acta Radiol 1937; 18:693.
The images revealed bony fusion primarily in the lateral joint, [sup][15] and the glenoid fossa was fused with the condyle via osteosclerosis in the presence of a decreased or absent bone marrow cavity.
Endemic fluorosis in Pakistan was first reported in Kalalanwala, Kasur district, in July 2000, when more than 400 local inhabitants were diagnosed with bone disease which included osteosclerosis, arrest of bone growth and calcification at the site of tendon insertion.