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  1. Most common benign bone marrow tumor, usually located within the bone marrow cavity
  2. Predominately in females, fragile bones, loss of bone density, decreased levels of estrogen and calcium.
  3. This procedure measures bone density within 2-3% accuracy of the bone's actual density
  4. Also known as osteosarcoma; is most common malignant bone tumor with common sites being the distal femur, the proximal tibia, the proximal humerus.
  5. Abnormal inward curvature of a portion of the spine, also known as swayback

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  1. Ewing SarcomaAlso known as osteosarcoma; is most common malignant bone tumor with common sites being the distal femur, the proximal tibia, the proximal humerus.

          

  2. ScoliosisAbnormal inward curvature of a portion of the spine, also known as swayback

          

  3. KyphosisAbnormal outward curvature of a portion of the spine, also known as humpback or hunchback.

          

  4. OsteomyelitisA disease in which bones become abnormally soft due to decreased levels of calcium and phosphorus in the blood (rickets)

          

  5. Bone Marrow AspirationInvolves the intravenous injection of a radioisotope, which is absorbed by the bone. After approximately three hours, the skeleton is scanned with a gamma camera (scanner), moving from one end of the body to the other. The scanner detects the areas where the bone absorbs the isotope and converts the radioactive image to a screen where the concentrations show up as pinpoint dots cast in the image of a skeleton.

          

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