Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Polyostotic Fibrous Dysplasia Warning Signs

Notify your doctor if you have fibrous dysplasia and any of the following:

  • Deep pain that is worse at night
  • New or worsening bony deformity
  • Numbness or weakness in an arm or leg
  • Sudden onset of bone pain

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Last Updated: Mar 17, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Polyostotic Fibrous Dysplasia References
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  2. Ortiz EJ, Isler MH, Navia JE, Canosa R. Pathologic fractures in children. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2005 Mar;(432):116-26. [15738811]
  3. Parekh SG, Donthineni-Rao R, Ricchetti E, Lackman RD. Fibrous dysplasia. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2004 Sep-Oct;12(5):305-13. [15469225]
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