Monostotic fibrous dysplasia of the distal phalanx: Case report

Dariusz Borys, Robert J Canter, Michelle James

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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
Issue number8
StatePublished - 2010


  • Bone tumor
  • distal phalanx
  • fibrous dysplasia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Surgery


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