Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences on calcified tissues

ba0007is14 | (1) | ICCBH2019

Orthopedic needs in X-linked hypophosphatemic rickets

Ganger Rudolf Radler C , Ganger Rudolf

To point out common patterns of malalignment and deformity in hypophosphatemic rickets and describe treatment principles and techniques as well as common obstacles.Methods: Deformities of the lower limb in hypophosphatemic rickets do not resolve spontaneously under metabolic control of the disease. To prevent severe deformity and joint overload in the growing child guided growth has been shown to be effective in most cases. As recurrence of malalignment ...

ba0005p473 | Paediatric bone disease | ECTS2016

Age of diagnosis of fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva has a variable onset and a misleading phenotype

Al Kaissi Ali , Kenis Vladimir , Ghachem Maher Ben , Hofstatter Jochen , Grill Franz , Ganger Rudolf , Kircher Susanne

Background: The clinical presentation and the clinical phenotypic characterization and the natural history of Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP) is diverse and the natural history of the disease is to certain extent different from one patient to another.Methods: In a series of eleven patients age range from 0 to 16 years (eight girls and three boys), variable clinical presentations were the landmark of these patients. At birth, all our patients ...