"Disappearing bone disease" in the hand.

  title={"Disappearing bone disease" in the hand.},
  author={Ronaldo dos Santos Carneiro and V Steglich},
  journal={The Journal of hand surgery},
  volume={12 4},
"Disappearing bone disease" is a rare entity that is characterized by extensive osteolysis associated with hemangiomatosis. A case affecting a 13-year-old girl, with wide-spread hand involvement is reported. She did not respond to bone grafting but the condition was arrested after a course of radiation therapy.