Paget's Disease. A Case Report.

@article{Conforti2012PagetsDA,
  title={Paget's Disease. A Case Report.},
  author={Renata Conforti and Roberta Galasso and Valeria Marrone and Luigi Urciuoli and Sossio Cirillo},
  journal={The neuroradiology journal},
  year={2012},
  volume={25 4},
  pages={475-80}
}
Paget's disease (PD) is a common focal progressive osteometabolic disorder characterised by a disturbance in bone modelling and remodelling, because of an increase in osteoblastic and osteoclastic activity. It is a condition of unknown aetiology affecting approximately 3% of the population over 40 years of age and, approximately 10% of those over the age of 85 years. It is most common in Northern Europe and Australia and is rare in Asia and Africa. We describe the case of a 71-year-old man… CONTINUE READING