[Fibrous dysplasia of bone in a 12-year old girl].

Abstract

Fibrous dysplasia of bone is a rare congenital bone disease, usually coming out before the age of 30. It is 2.5% of all bone tumours and 7.5 % of benign tumours of bones. The authors present a case of a 12-years old girl with fibrous dysplasia of bone admitted to the Department with hyperparathyroidism suspicion. Pathological changes were localized in the orbital cavity and sinuses. The diagnosis was established on the basis of the clinical course, imaging and histopathological examinations. The therapy with pamidronian acid was applied.

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@article{Bieniasz2006FibrousDO, title={[Fibrous dysplasia of bone in a 12-year old girl].}, author={Jolanta Bieniasz and Anna Maj and Anna Noczyńska}, journal={Endokrynologia, diabetologia i choroby przemiany materii wieku rozwojowego : organ Polskiego Towarzystwa Endokrynologow Dzieciecych}, year={2006}, volume={12 1}, pages={69-72} }