Fibrous Dysplasia of Bone
"Fibrous Dysplasia of Bone" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A disease of bone marked by thinning of the cortex by fibrous tissue containing bony spicules, producing pain, disability, and gradually increasing deformity. Only one bone may be involved (FIBROUS DYSPLASIA, MONOSTOTIC) or several (FIBROUS DYSPLASIA, POLYOSTOTIC).
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Fibrous Dysplasia of Bone" by people in Profiles.
Most MJ, Sim FH, Inwards CY. Osteofibrous dysplasia and adamantinoma. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2010 Jun; 18(6):358-66.
Conejero JA, Babbitt R, Kim DY, Dunn RM. Management of incidental fibrous dysplasia of the maxilla in a patient with facial fractures. J Craniofac Surg. 2007 Nov; 18(6):1463-4.
Eugster EA, Rubin SD, Reiter EO, Plourde P, Jou HC, Pescovitz OH. Tamoxifen treatment for precocious puberty in McCune-Albright syndrome: a multicenter trial. J Pediatr. 2003 Jul; 143(1):60-6.
Kransdorf MJ, Moser RP, Gilkey FW. Fibrous dysplasia. Radiographics. 1990 May; 10(3):519-37.
Utz JA, Kransdorf MJ, Jelinek JS, Moser RP, Berrey BH. MR appearance of fibrous dysplasia. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 1989 Sep-Oct; 13(5):845-51.