Fibrous Dysplasia

Some articles on fibrous dysplasia:

Monostotic Fibrous Dysplasia
... 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 ...
Fibrous Dysplasia Of Bone - Presentation
... have lesions localized in only one bone (monostotic fibrous dysplasia), affecting 70–80% ... Others have them in many bones (polyostotic fibrous dysplasia) ... In 3% of cases, people suffering from fibrous dysplasia also have endocrine diseases and skin pigmentation the three together constitute McCune-Albright syndrome ...

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