List of radiographic findings associated with cutaneous conditions

Many conditions of or affecting the human integumentary system have associated features that may be found by performing an x-ray or CT scan of the affected person.

Radiographic findings associated with conditions of or affecting the human integumentary system
Finding Condition(s)
Osteopathia striata Goltz syndrome
Osteopoikilosis Buschke–Ollendorff syndrome
Polyostotic fibrous dysplasia McCune–Albright syndrome
Osteodystrophy Albright's hereditary osteodystrophy
Chondrodysplasia punctata Conradi–Hünermann syndrome
Dyschondroplasia Maffucci syndrome
Enchondroma Maffucci syndrome
Ollier disease
Tufted phalanges Hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia
Achondroplasia Cartilage–hair hypoplasia
Metaphyseal widening Menkes kinky hair syndrome
Long bone spurs Menkes kinky hair syndrome
Absent patella Nail–patella syndrome
Radial head subluxation Nail–patella syndrome
Posterior iliac horns Nail–patella syndrome
Intervertebral disk calcification Alkaptonuria
Erlenmeyer flask deformity of the femur Gaucher syndrome
Absent thymus Severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID)
DiGeorge syndrome
Nezelof syndrome
Osteoporosis Reflex sympathetic dystrophy
Osteoarthritis Myxoid cyst
Exostosis Proteus syndrome
Scoliosis Ichthyosis hystrix
Neurofibromatosis type 1
Proteus syndrome
Distal phalangeal radiolucency Incontinentia pigmenti
Absent radius Rothmund–Thomson syndrome
Periostosis of long bones Pachydermoperiostosis
Tram-track calcifications Sturge–Weber syndrome
Osteogenic jaw cyst Gorlin syndrome
Sphenoid wing dysplasia Neurofibromatosis type 1
Stippled epiphyses Conradi–Hünermann syndrome
Bifid rib Gorlin syndrome
Melorheostosis Linear morphea
Bilateral intracranial sickle-shaped calcifications of the temporal lobes Lipoid proteinosis

See alsoEdit


  • Bolognia, Jean L.; et al. (2007). Dermatology. St. Louis: Mosby. ISBN 1-4160-2999-0.
  • James, William D.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: Clinical Dermatology. Saunders Elsevier. ISBN 0-7216-2921-0.