Monostotic 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.
It is also known as "Jaffe-Lichtenstein syndrome".
A rare bone disorder characterized by benign bone growths which can cause very painful swellings and bone deformities and makes bone prone to fractures.
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monostotic fibrous dysplasia — fibrous dysplasia of bone involving only one bone. Called also osteitis fibrosa localisata … Medical dictionary
monostotic fibrous dysplasia — noun fibrous dysplasia of bone confined to a single bone • Hypernyms: ↑fibrous dysplasia of bone … Useful english dictionary
Fibrous dysplasia of bone — DiseaseDisorder infobox Name = Fibrous dysplasia ICD10 = ICD10|K|10|8|k|00, ICD10|M|85|0|m|80, ICD10|Q|78|1|q|65 ICD9 = ICD9|526.89, ICD9|733.29, ICD9|756.54 ICDO = Caption = OMIM = MedlinePlus = 001234 eMedicineSubj = radio eMedicineTopic = 284… … Wikipedia
fibrous dysplasia of bone — noun a disturbance in which bone that is undergoing lysis is replaced by an abnormal proliferation of fibrous tissue resulting in bone lesions or skin lesions • Hypernyms: ↑dysplasia • Hyponyms: ↑Albright s disease, ↑polyostotic fibrous dysplasia … Useful english dictionary
fibrous dysplasia — a developmental abnormality in which changes occur in bony tissue. Trabecular bone is replaced by fibrous tissue, resulting in aching and a tendency to pathological fracture. In monostotic fibrous dysplasia one bone is affected; polyostotic… … Medical dictionary
fibrous dysplasia — a developmental abnormality in which changes occur in bony tissue. Trabecular bone is replaced by fibrous tissue, resulting in aching and a tendency to pathological fracture. In monostotic fibrous dysplasia one bone is affected; polyostotic… … The new mediacal dictionary
fibrous dysplasia — ▪ pathology rare congenital developmental disorder beginning in childhood and characterized by replacement of solid calcified bone with fibrous tissue, often only on one side of the body and primarily in the long bones and pelvis. One bone… … Universalium
fibrous dysplasia of bone — a disease of bone marked by thinning of the cortex and replacement of bone marrow by gritty fibrous tissue containing bony spicules, producing pain, disability, and gradually increasing deformity. Two types or stages are distinguished: monostotic … Medical dictionary
Дисплазия Фиброзная (Fibrous Dysplasia) — аномалия развития, при которой в костной ткани происходят различные изменения, вызывающие в ней боль и склонность к патологическим переломам. При монооссальной фиброзной остсодисплазии (monostotic fibrous dysplasia) поражается одна кость; при… … Медицинские термины
Fibrous dysplasia, monostotic — Excessive growth of hard fibrous tissue that replaces normal bone tissue in a single bone. Symptoms may include pain and fracture of the bone. Most cases are diagnosed in adolescence and young adulthood and remain unchanged throughout life. The… … Medical dictionary