Polyostotic fibrous dysplasia

Case contributed by Dr M Osama Yonso


Nasal obstruction, abnormal facies, skin pigmentation (coffee-milk spots).

Patient Data

Age: 15
Gender: Female
Modality: X-ray

Sphenoid and maxillary bones are affected, being grossly expanded. Sclerotic hyperostosis of sphenoid may resemble a meningioma.

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Case Information

rID: 16229
Diagnostic certainty: Probable
Case created: 31st Dec 2011
Last edited: 5th Dec 2015
Tag: skull
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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