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calcaneum

[kal′kan·ē·əm]
(anatomy)
A bony projection of the metatarsus in birds.
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Caption: Figure 1: Retrospective assessment of the preoperative plain radiographs of the left foot shows a 3 cm oval lytic lesion in the anterior aspect of the calcaneum.
treated 37 patients with foot tuberculosis and observed five patterns of lesion radiologically, namely (i) Cystic type: this pattern is more common in calcaneum, (ii) Rhuemotoid type: appears as a coalesced mass of the bone and seen in midfoot involvement, (iii) Subperiosteal type: subperiosteal scalloping of bone was noted on the outer surface of the cuboid, the base of the fifth metatarsal and talar head, (iv) Kissing type: lesion was present in one joint and symmetrical scalloped lesions had developed on the adjacent articular surfaces of the bones, (v) Spina ventosa type: found in the short tubular bone of the foot.
Salmonella osteomyelitis of the calcaneum bone in an immunocompetent child.
Hospital number: Surname Name Scan date: Involvement (yes/no) Subluxation (yes/no) Pattern I Pattern II Pattern III Pattern IV Pattern V Not applicable Semiquantitative score BMO score (0-2) Fracture score (0-2) Medial sesamoid Lateral sesamoid Proximal phalanx 1 Proximal phalanx 2 Proximal phalanx 3 Proximal phalanx 4 Proximal phalanx 5 Metatarsal 1 Metatarsal 2 Metatarsal 3 Metatarsal 4 Metatarsal 5 Medial cuneiform Intermediate cuneiform Lateral cuneiform Cuboid Navicular Talus Calcaneum Tibial plafond Medial malleolus Lateral malleolus Total score = sum of all scores Table 2: Interobserver agreement for the total BMO score and total fracture score for all observers and for the three pairs of observers.
3) There was also evidence of chronic osteomyelitis of calcaneum. (Fig.
Typical presentation involves pain on the sole of foot and specifically around inferior aspect of calcaneum. Patient reports early morning pain and after prolong weight bearing activity [6].
In addition to written texts, he draws evidence from archaeology, graffiti, a fresco, the famous crucifixion nail in a calcaneum bone, and other material sources.
Assessment of bone mineral density by DXA and the trabecular microarchitectural of the calcaneum by texture analysis in pre and postmenopausal women in the evaluation of osteoporosis.
(1994) cryotherapy, [2] and bone graft and then en bloc resection for recurrence 22/M Below R knee Recurrence in amputation + the L calcaneum resection of the lung lesion Hindman et 5 17/F Curettage + Recurrence in R al.