Fibrous dysplasia of bone in the McCune-Albright syndrome: abnormalities in bone formation.

Abstract

In addition to café-au-lait pigmentation patterns and hyperendocrinopathies, fibrous dysplasia of bone is a major finding in the McCune-Albright syndrome. Activating missense mutations of the Gs alpha gene leading to overactivity of adenylyl cyclase have been identified in patients with McCune-Albright syndrome, but the mechanism leading to the specific… (More)

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@article{Riminucci1997FibrousDO, title={Fibrous dysplasia of bone in the McCune-Albright syndrome: abnormalities in bone formation.}, author={Mara Riminucci and Loretta Fisher and Andrew Shenker and A. M. Spiegel and Piero Attilio Bianco and Pamela Gehron Robey}, journal={The American journal of pathology}, year={1997}, volume={151 6}, pages={1587-600} }