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Osteopoikilosis Summary

Description: 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) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Osteopoikilosis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Buschke-Ollendorff syndrome : 4 studies in 44 results : IBA
  2. Leri pleonosteosis : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  3. Carbon Monoxide : 4 results : IBA
  4. Ribbing disease : 2 results : IBA
  5. Mixed sclerosing bone dystrophy : 2 results : IBA
  6. Complementary DNA (cDNA) : 1 result : IBA
  7. Transforming Growth Factor beta (TGF-beta) : 1 result : IBA
  8. Technetium Tc 99m Medronate : 1 result : IBA
  9. Technetium (Technetium 99m) : 1 result : IBA
  10. Phosphorus : 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Osteopoikilosis

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

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  1. Surgical Decompression : 1 result

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