[Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva or Münchmeyer's disease. Personal observation].

@article{Galvagno1989FibrodysplasiaOP,
  title={[Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva or M{\"u}nchmeyer's disease. Personal observation].},
  author={G Galvagno and Leonardo Marchi and Domenico Manachino and V Biarese and Piero Lovisetto},
  journal={Recenti progressi in medicina},
  year={1989},
  volume={80 4},
  pages={188-91}
}
We report here a case of fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva in a 14-year-old boy, affected from birth by microdactyly of the big toes. This skeletal abnormality also existed in his paternal great-grandfather. When he was 7, some ectopic ossifications occurred and inexorably progressed despite all therapies. Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva is a… CONTINUE READING