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Osteopoikilosis

An asymptomatic, autosomal dominant trait in which pea-sized sclerotic spots, prominent in the metaphyseal area, are accompanied by unique cutaneous lesions. These are yellowish papules or plaques with increased elastin content. (From Cecil Textbook of Medicine, 19th ed, pp1434-35)
Also Known As:
Osteopoikiloses
Networked: 58 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 5 trials/studies)

Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Melorheostosis
2. Osteitis Deformans (Paget's Disease of Bone)
3. Myositis Ossificans
4. Nevus (Nevi)
5. Developmental Bone Diseases (Bone Dysplasia)

Experts

1. Hellemans, Jan: 3 articles (12/2009 - 11/2004)
2. Whyte, Michael P: 2 articles (01/2010 - 02/2007)
3. Mumm, Steven: 2 articles (01/2010 - 02/2007)
4. De Paepe, Anne: 2 articles (03/2006 - 11/2004)
5. Debeer, Philippe: 2 articles (03/2006 - 11/2004)
6. Verdonk, Peter C M: 2 articles (03/2006 - 11/2004)
7. Mortier, Geert R: 2 articles (03/2006 - 11/2004)
8. Savarirayan, Ravi: 2 articles (03/2006 - 11/2004)
9. Gutierrez, Daniel: 1 article (09/2015)
10. Cohn, Heather I: 1 article (09/2015)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Osteopoikilosis:
1. Buschke-Ollendorff syndromeIBA
2. Leri pleonosteosisIBA
3. Carbon MonoxideIBA
4. Ribbing diseaseIBA
5. Mixed sclerosing bone dystrophyIBA
6. Complementary DNA (cDNA)IBA
7. Transforming Growth Factor beta (TGF-beta)IBA
8. Technetium Tc 99m MedronateIBA
9. Technetium (Technetium 99m)IBA
10. PhosphorusIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Surgical Decompression