Pyknodysostosis

Case contributed by Dr Mark Holland

Patient Data

Age: 7
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

Generalised osteosclerosis and narrowed medullary cavity. Increase mandibular angle (obtuse). Fronto-parietal bossing. Wormian bones. Hypogenesis of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd fingers distal metaphases, bilaterally (resembling acro-osteolysis). Long bones metaphyseal flaring. 

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Case Information

rID: 19775
Case created: 11th Oct 2012
Last edited: 27th May 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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