Melorheostosis

Known as: Melorheostosis of Leri, PERIOSTITIS, MONOMELIC, Melorheostosis [Disease/Finding] 
A very rare bone disorder characterized by thickening of the cortex in a linear pattern. Signs and symptoms include joint pain, joint swelling, limb… (More)
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2009
2009
Melorheostosis is a rare mesodermal disease affecting the skeleton and adjacent soft tissues. Often it is incidentally detected… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Osteopoikilosis, Buschke-Ollendorff syndrome (BOS) and melorheostosis are disorders characterized by increased bone density. The… (More)
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2000
2000
Melorheostosis is an unusual mesenchymal dysplasia, which commonly presents on radiographs as longitudinal bars of hyperostosis… (More)
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2000
2000
Melorheostosis is a rare bone disease characterized by linear hyperostosis and associated soft tissue abnormalities. The skin… (More)
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1998
Review
1998
A case of melorheostosis affecting the C7 sclerotome is described, in association with synchronous multicentric fibromatosis. The… (More)
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1997
1997
We report on a 40-year-old woman with melorheostosis who also had radiographic findings of generalized osteopoikilosis. Three of… (More)
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1996
1996
We report a case of melorheostosis of the hand which showed a sclerotomal pattern of involvement, with swelling and pain… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Extraskeletal osseous and cartilaginous tumors and tumorlike conditions of the extremities can often be differentiated… (More)
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1982
1982
Two patients with melorheostotic-like lesions of the axial skeleton are described. In each case adjacent soft tissue masses… (More)
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1975
1975
A case of melorheostosis with overlying linear skin changes is reported. The radiographic appearance is that of a linear… (More)
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