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Melorheostosis and a review of the literature in China.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  25343102     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Melorheostosis is an uncommon, non-genetic, non-developmental, sclerosing dysplasia of bone and adjacent soft tissues, with deformity of the extremity, pain, limb stiffness and limitation of motion. The characteristic radiographic appearance consists of irregular hyperostotic changes of the cortex resembling melted wax dripping down the side of a candle. In this review, clinical characteristics of Melorheostosis are discussed and reports in the Chinese literature are summarized.
Authors:
Chi Zhang; Wenda Dai; Yi Yang; Qi Tang; Zhenjun Yao
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Intractable & rare diseases research     Volume:  2     ISSN:  2186-3644     ISO Abbreviation:  Intractable Rare Dis Res     Publication Date:  2013 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-10-24     Completed Date:  2014-10-24     Revised Date:  2014-10-27    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101586847     Medline TA:  Intractable Rare Dis Res     Country:  Japan    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  51-4     Citation Subset:  -    
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