Chapter Eleven. Diseases of Bone

  1. Barbara J. Bain MBBS, FRACP, FRCPath Professor of Diagnostic Haematology Honorary Consultant Haematologist1,2,
  2. David M. Clark MD, MRCP (UK), FRCPath Consultant Histopathologist Honorary Consultant Histopathologist Special Lecturer in Pathology3,4,5 and
  3. Bridget S. Wilkins DM, PhD, FRCPath Consultant in Haematopathology Honorary Senior Lecturer6,7

Published Online: 26 NOV 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444309782.ch11

Bone Marrow Pathology, Fourth Edition

Bone Marrow Pathology, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Bain, B. J., Clark, D. M. and Wilkins, B. S. (2009) Diseases of Bone, in Bone Marrow Pathology, Fourth Edition, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444309782.ch11

Author Information

  1. 1

    St Mary's Hospital Campus of Imperial College Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK

  2. 2

    St Mary's Hospital, London UK

  3. 3

    Path Links, North Lincolnshire and Goole Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK

  4. 4

    Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham, UK

  5. 5

    University of Nottingham, UK

  6. 6

    Guy's and St Thomas' Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK

  7. 7

    King's College, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2009
  2. Published Print: 19 DEC 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405168250

Online ISBN: 9781444309782

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Keywords:

  • diseases of bone;
  • morphometric methods - in diagnosis of diseases of bone;
  • Osteomalacia - softening of bones;
  • renal osteodystrophy;
  • Paget's disease of bone - disease of unknown aetiology;
  • osteosclerosis - in myeloma, osteolytic lesions are much more characteristic;
  • thyrotoxicosis - associated with osteoporosis;
  • bone necrosis and repair;
  • osteopetrosis (Albers–Schoenberg disease);
  • Gorham's disease or ‘vanishing bone disease’

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