Sclerosing bone dysplasias: genetic and radioclinical features

  title={Sclerosing bone dysplasias: genetic and radioclinical features},
  author={F. M. H. M. Vanhoenacker and Luc H. L. De Beuckeleer and Wim van Hul and Wendy Balemans and Gregorius J. Tan and Seton Hill and Arthur M. A. P. De Schepper},
  journal={European Radiology},
Although knowledge of basic genetics in the field of sclerosing bone dysplasias is progressing, the radiologist still plays a pivotal role in the diagnosis of this relatively poorly understood group of disorders. Based on a target site approach, these anomalies are classified into three groups. Within each group, further differentiation can be made by distinctive clinical findings and by mode of inheritance: (a) dysplasias of endochondral bone formation: osteopetrosis (Albers-Schönberg disease… CONTINUE READING