polyostotic fibrous dysplasia

noun
fibrous dysplasia of bone affecting multiple bones
Syn: ↑Albright's disease
Hypernyms: ↑fibrous dysplasia of bone

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Polyostotic fibrous dysplasia — A genetic disorder of bones, skin pigmentation and hormonal problems with premature sexual development. Also called McCune Albright syndrome or the Albright syndrome. In the syndrome, there is bone disease with fractures and deformity of the legs …   Medical 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, polyostotic — A genetic disorder of bones, skin pigmentation and hormonal problems with premature sexual development. Also called McCune Albright syndrome or the Albright syndrome. In the syndrome, there is bone disease with fractures and deformity of the legs …   Medical dictionary

  • 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 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

  • Monostotic fibrous dysplasia — Classification and external resources ICD 10 M85.0 ICD 9 733.29 …   Wikipedia

  • 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

  • Dysplasia — Abnormal in form. From the Greek dys (bad, disordered, abnormal) and plassein (to form). For example, retinal dysplasia is abnormal formation of the retina during embryonic development. * * * Abnormal tissue development. SEE ALSO: heteroplasia.… …   Medical dictionary

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