Monostotic fibrous dysplasia

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Monostotic fibrous dysplasia
Classification and external resources
ICD-10 M85.0
ICD-9 733.29
DiseasesDB 32262
MeSH D005358

Monostotic fibrous dysplasia (or monostotic osteitis fibrosa) is a form of fibrous dysplasia where only one bone is involved. It comprises a majority of the cases of fibrous dysplasia.

It is also known as "Jaffe-Lichtenstein syndrome".[1]

A rare bone disorder characterized by benign bone growths which can cause very painful swellings and bone deformities and makes bone prone to fractures.

References[edit]

  1. ^ synd/1873 at Who Named It?

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