Polyostotic Paget disease

Case contributed by Alexandra Stanislavsky
Diagnosis certain

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Male
  • Note: This case has been tagged as "legacy" as it no longer meets image preparation and/or other case publication guidelines.
Nuclear medicine

Bone scan demonstrates intense uptake involving several lower thoracic vertebrae, L3, right hemipelvis, sacrum, left proximal femur and right knee.  There is expansion and bowing of the involved femur.


Bony enlargement and coarsened trabeculation are seen on CT.

Case Discussion

The findings are typical for polyostotic Paget disease of bone.

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