polyostotic fibrous dysplasia

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Related to McCune-Albright syndrome: neurofibromatosis, Carney complex, Silver-Russell syndrome
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Noun1.polyostotic fibrous dysplasia - fibrous dysplasia of bone affecting multiple bones
fibrous dysplasia of bone - a disturbance in which bone that is undergoing lysis is replaced by an abnormal proliferation of fibrous tissue resulting in bone lesions or skin lesions
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Mazabraud syndrome in two patients: clinical overlap with McCune-Albright syndrome.
Fibrous dysplasia of bone and McCune-Albright syndrome.
Neonatal McCune-Albright syndrome with systemic involvement: a case report.
Monostotic forms probably represent 60% of all patients with FD, and the proportion of patients with McCune-Albright syndrome is likely to be less than 5% of all individuals with FD [9].
The original description of McCune-Albright syndrome (MAS) included diffuse fibrous dysplasia, cafe-au-lait macules, and precocious puberty (1,2).
Some of Coby's bones could still crumble because he was diagnosed with neonatal Cushing's McCune-Albright syndrome.