Buschke-Ollendorff syndrome (BOS) comprises of osteopoikilosis associated with disseminated connective tissue and cutaneous yellowish naevi, predominantly on the extremities and trunk 1-2.
It was first described by the following three people:
- Helene Ollendorff Curth: German-American dermatologist, Columbia University (1899-?)
- Abraham Buschke: German dermatologist (1868-1943)
- Hans Theodor Schreus: German radiologist (1892-1970)