Recurrence of infantile cortical hyperostosis: a case report and review of the literature.

@article{Navarre2013RecurrenceOI,
  title={Recurrence of infantile cortical hyperostosis: a case report and review of the literature.},
  author={Pierre Navarre and Ivaylo Pehlivanov and Benoit Morin},
  journal={Journal of pediatric orthopedics},
  year={2013},
  volume={33 2},
  pages={e10-7}
}
OBJECTIVE Also named Caffey disease, infantile cortical hyperostosis is a rare disease that usually affects children of a few weeks of age. The clinical picture is that of irritability, soft tissue swelling at various sites (mandible, clavicle, limbs) with local warmth, and pain on palpation. Radiographs demonstrate an important cortical thickening of the… CONTINUE READING