Prenatal Caffey Disease Case Report and Review of the Literature

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Background: Two forms of Caffey disease or cortical hyperostosis were described, a severe prenatal form and a milder infantile one. Both are characterized by massive periosteal bone formation that typically involve the diaphyses of long bones. Case Report: We report a 26 week +4 days old baby girl whose mother had severe polyhydramnios. The baby was born… (More)

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