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  1. A generalized infection of bone and bone marrow resulting from a bacterial infection
  2. Abnormal lateral (sideward) curvature of a portion of the spine.
  3. Abnormal inward curvature of a portion of the spine, also known as swayback
  4. Abnormal outward curvature of a portion of the spine, also known as humpback or hunchback.
  5. A malignant tumor of bones, common in young adults particularly adolescent boys

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  1. OsteoporosisPredominately in females, fragile bones, loss of bone density, decreased levels of estrogen and calcium.

          

  2. Talipes equinovarusNon metabolic disease of the bone. Out of control of the osteoclast. Uncommon, causing excessive destruction of the bone structure due to the overaction of the osteoclast.

          

  3. Dual photon absorptiometryThis procedure measures bone density within 2-3% accuracy of the bone's actual density

          

  4. DEXA Dual energy x-ray absorptiometryThis procedure measures bone density within 2-3% accuracy of the bone's actual density

          

  5. Bone Marrow AspirationIs the process of removing a small sample of bone marrow from a selected site with a needle for the purpose of examining the specimen under a microsccope.