heteroplasia


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heteroplasia

(ˌhɛtərəʊˈpleɪzɪə; ˌhɛtərəʊˈpleɪʒə)
n
(Pathology) pathol the formation of abnormal tissue on a given area
Translations

het·er·o·pla·si·a

n. heteroplasia, presencia anormal de tejido en un área diferente a la que le corresponde según su origen.
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Differential Diagnosis: Progressive Osseus Heteroplasia, Aggressive Juvenile Fibromatosis, soft tissue sarcomas, lymphomas and desmoids tumors are a few important ones to consider.
6,12) The congenital type is seen in rare syndromes, including congenital plaque-like osteomatosis, Albright hereditary osteodystrophy, fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva, and osseous heteroplasia.
Congenital (24) * three inherited diseases that are characterized by heterotopic bone formation (24) * these are: fibrousdysplasia ossificans progressive (FOP), progressive osseous heteroplasia (POH), and Albright's hereditary osteodystrophy (AHO) * although rare, they should be included in children presenting with myositis ossificans of an idiopathic nature.