Dripping candle wax

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle


For illustration purposes.


Candle wax dripping down the side of a now extinguished candle.

Case Discussion

Dripping candle wax sign, also known as flowing candle wax appearance, describes the appearance of sclerotic cortical thickening in melorheostosis.

Photograph courtesy of Mr Roger Bickle, Melton Mowbray, UK.

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Case information

rID: 44396
Published: 19th Apr 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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