Albright hereditary osteodystrophy: a rare case report.

  title={Albright hereditary osteodystrophy: a rare case report.},
  author={Mridula Goswami and Madhu S. Verma and Anurag Ambroz Singh and Harpreet Grewal and G Padmanabha Kumar},
  journal={Journal of the Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry},
  volume={27 3},
Albright hereditary osteodystrophy (AHO) is a rare hereditary metabolic disorder that may be associated with or without resistant to parathyroid hormone (pseudohypoparathyroidism). It is commonly characterized by a constellation of physical features of short stature, round face, short neck, and small metacarpals and metatarsals, mild mental retardation, osteoporosis, subcutaneous calcification, and sometimes olfactory and hearing functional defect. Hypocalcaemia and hyperphosphatemia are the… CONTINUE READING