Bone Pathology is a sub-specialty of surgical pathology which deals with the diagnosis and treatment of bone diseases. The various types of bone disorders include osteoporosis, osteopenia, and osteomalacia. Bone pathologies include bone cancer, osteomyelitis, and bone cysts. Metastatic Bone Disease occurs due to the interaction between the tumor cells and bone cells and leads to disruption of bone metabolism. A Pathologic fracture is caused by diseases which leads to bone weakness. X-ray Radiography and CT Scan are valuable medical tests to determine the extent of the bone fracture. Radiotherapy and Cytotoxic Treatments are done in the treatment of advanced cancers. Getting advice from a physiotherapist on restorative exercise pattern orthotic aids, diet, and fluid intake can reduce the risk of dislocation of bones and joints in athletes.
- Track 1-1 Types of Bone Diseases
- Track 2-2 Tumoral and Non-Tumoral Abnormalities
- Track 3-3 Bone Marrow Biopsy
- Track 4-4 Freeze Dried Bone Allografts