Infantile malignant osteopetrosis with interesting bone marrow biopsy

  • K Kelkar, Godbole Manchanda R
  • Published 2017
Osteopetrosis also known as Albers-Schonberg disease or marble bone disease is a rare genetic metabolic bone disorder characterized by a marked increase in bone density caused by a defect in bone remodeling due to failure of normal osteoclast function. It is classified into three forms: Infantile malignant autosomal recessive osteopetrosis, intermediate… CONTINUE READING