Melorheostosis

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

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Trauma to hand - Few hrs.

Patient Data

Age: 35
Gender: Male
X-ray

Focal area  of sclerosis is noted in 4th distal phalanx.

No fracture / dislocation.

Case Discussion

Focal area  of sclerosis is noted in 4th distal phalanx.

It is an incidental finding of Melorheostosis - A type of scleroing bone dysplasia.

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Case information

rID: 29837
Case created: 26th Jun 2014
Last edited: 18th Dec 2015
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