Osteopoikilosis

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

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Incidental finding - Asymptomatic

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Ovoid, well-defined sclerotic foci , which are small and symmetrically distributed, are seen on the pelvic and hand radiographs. Appearance is in favour of osteopoikilosis. Bone scan was normal - not shown here.

A case of Prof. Saeed Rad, Tabriz , Iran.  

Case Discussion

Osteopoikilosis ( Spotted bone disease )  ,  A form of skeletal sclerotic dysplasia that  is asymptomatic  . Imaging shows, multiple small ovoid sclerotic foci which are symmetrically distributed.

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Case information

rID: 20847
Case created: 15th Dec 2012
Last edited: 8th Feb 2016
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