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Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH) (cont.)

Synonyms and Keywords

diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis, DISH, Forestier's disease, degenerative disc disease, spondyloarthropathy, degenerative spondylosis, spondylolisthesis, syndrome, osteophyte formation, hyperostosis, calcification

Author and Editor

Author: Catherine Burt Driver, MD

Editor: William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR


Harris, E.D., R.C. Budd, G.S. Firestein, M.C. Genovese, et al. Kelley's Textbook of Rheumatology, 7th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier Saunders, 2005: 783-785.

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