Rheumatology Book


Rachitic Rosary

Aka: Rachitic Rosary
  1. Definition
    1. Enlargement of costochondral junctions
  2. Differential Diagnosis
    1. Rickets
      1. Rounded knobs form at costochondral junction
    2. Scurvy
      1. Flat depression at costochondral junction
    3. Chondrodystrophy

Beading of ribs (C0426824)

Concepts Anatomical Abnormality (T190)
SnomedCT 15214001, 249702007
Spanish rosario costal (del raquitismo), rosario costal (del raquitismo) (trastorno), rosario costal (hallazgo), rosario costal
English Beaded ribs, rachitic rosary (physical finding), rachitic rosary, rickety rosary, Rachitic rosary, Rickety rosary, Beading of ribs, Rachitic rosary (disorder), Beading of ribs (finding)
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

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