Chapter 89. Chapter 89. Fibrous Dysplasia

  1. ASBMR
  1. Michael T. Collins1,
  2. Mara Riminucci2 and
  3. Paolo Bianco2

Published Online: 23 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch89

Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism

Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism

How to Cite

ASBMR (2008) Chapter 89. Fibrous Dysplasia, in Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch89

Author Information

  1. 1

    Skeletal Clinical Studies Unit, Craniofacial and Skeletal Diseases Branch, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethestla, Maryland

  2. 2

    Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale, Universita' La Sapienza, Rome, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 18 NOV 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780977888214

Online ISBN: 9780470623992

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Keywords:

  • bone;
  • Gs α;
  • GNAS;
  • fibroblast growth factor 23;
  • osteomalacia;
  • McCune-Albright syndrome;
  • fibro-osseous

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Etiology and Pathogenesis

  • Clinical Features

  • Management and Treatment