Osteopoikilosis

Case contributed by Dr Stijn Bollen

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X-ray

Multiple small well defined sclerotic foci (bone islands) centred about the joints and epiphyses. 

MRI

Multiple small well defined foci of low signal intensity in distal tibia epiphysis and talus.

Nuclear medicine

Lack of uptake in bone scan is helpful if rarely sclerotic bony metastasis considered amongst differentials. 

Case Discussion

Lack of uptake in bone scan is helpful if rarely sclerotic bony metastasis considered amongst differentials. 

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Case information

rID: 12864
Case created: 21st Jan 2011
Last edited: 26th Sep 2015
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