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Polyostotic fibrous dysplasia with epiphyseal involvement in long bones: a case report.
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PMID:  23691394     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Fibrous dysplasia (FD) is an uncommon, but well-known benign skeletal disorder. In cases affecting long bones, FD is commonly recognized to locate in the diaphyses or the metaphyses and to spare the epiphyses. In this paper, we present a rare case of polyostotic FD in a 13-year-old girl with unilateral multiple epiphyseal lesions arising in the femur, the tibia, and the fibula with the growth plates.
Authors:
Tomoaki Fukui; Teruya Kawamoto; Toshiaki Hitora; Yoshiki Yamagami; Toshihiro Akisue; Tetsuji Yamamoto
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2013-04-08
Journal Detail:
Title:  Case reports in orthopedics     Volume:  2013     ISSN:  2090-6749     ISO Abbreviation:  Case Rep Orthop     Publication Date:  2013  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-05-21     Completed Date:  2013-05-22     Revised Date:  2013-05-27    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101591806     Medline TA:  Case Rep Orthop     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  715402     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kagawa University, 1750-1 Ikenobe, Miki-cho, Kida-gun, Kagawa 761-0793, Japan ; Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, 7-5-2 Kusunoki-cho, Chuo-ku, Kobe Hyogo 650-0017, Japan.
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