Juvenile Paget disease
Synonyms: Familial osteoectasia | Hereditary hyperphosphatasia | Hyperostosis corticalis deformans juvenilis | JPG
Juvenile Paget disease is a very rare form of Paget disease of the bone characterized by a general increase in bone turnover with increased bone resorption and deposition resulting in cortical and trabecular thickening and clinically presenting as progressive skeletal deformities growth impairment fractures vertebral collapse skull enlargement and sensorineural hearing loss.
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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http: //www.orphadata.org. Data version September 2023.
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