Monostotic fibrous dysplasia of the distal phalanx: Case report

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Abstract

Monostotic fibrous dysplasia in the finger is rare. We are aware of only 4 cases, none of which involved the distal phalanx. We present a case of a 16-year-old boy with a fibrous dysplasia of the left long finger distal phalanx. Treatment consisted of curettage and bone grafting.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1294-1296
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Hand Surgery
Volume35
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - 2010

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Monostotic Fibrous Dysplasia
Finger Phalanges
Curettage
Bone Transplantation
Fingers
Therapeutics

Keywords

  • Bone tumor
  • distal phalanx
  • fibrous dysplasia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Surgery

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Monostotic fibrous dysplasia of the distal phalanx : Case report. / Borys, Dariusz; Canter, Robert J; James, Michelle.

In: Journal of Hand Surgery, Vol. 35, No. 8, 2010, p. 1294-1296.

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