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Figure 8: Non osteoporotic vertebral fractures. (a) Lateral radiograph of spine in a patient with Cushing's syndrome shows multiple fractures with sclerosis of end-plates (arrow). (b) Lateral radiograph of spine in a patient with chronic kidney disease and secondary hyperparathyroidism shows biconcave appearance in multiple vertebrae and increased density at end-plates and relatively radiolucent central part suggestive of rugger-jersey spine (arrows)

Figure 8: Non osteoporotic vertebral fractures. (a) Lateral radiograph of spine in a patient with Cushing's syndrome shows multiple fractures with sclerosis of end-plates (arrow). (b) Lateral radiograph of spine in a patient with chronic kidney disease and secondary hyperparathyroidism shows biconcave appearance in multiple vertebrae and increased density at end-plates and relatively radiolucent central part suggestive of rugger-jersey spine (arrows)