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What does DISH stand for?

DISH stands for Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (orthopedics)

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It illustrates the analysis of radiographic changes in a specific joint and the common arthropathies that produce these changes, then the radiographic hallmarks of each, with chapters on rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic and reactive arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, osteoarthritis, neuropathic osteoarthropathy, diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis, gout, calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate crystal deposition disease, hydroxyapatite deposition disease, miscellaneous deposition diseases, collagen vascular diseases, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, hemophilia, and mass-like arthropathies.
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) (figure 1, B) and computed tomography of the cervical spine confirmed an underlying diagnosis of diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH).