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JPD

Introduction: JPD

Description of JPD

JPD (medical condition): A rare genetic bone disorder involving abnormal loss of bone mineralization and...more »

See also:

Juvenile Paget disease:
  »Introduction: Juvenile Paget disease
  »Symptoms of Juvenile Paget disease
  »Causes of Juvenile Paget disease
  »Treatments for Juvenile Paget disease

JPD: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

JPD is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that JPD, or a subtype of JPD, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

JPD as a Disease

JPD: Another name for Juvenile Paget disease (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Juvenile Paget disease
  »Symptoms of Juvenile Paget disease
  »Causes of Juvenile Paget disease
  »Treatments for Juvenile Paget disease

JPD: Related Diseases

JPD: JPD is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of JPD

Some of the causes of JPD are included in the list below:

  • The condition is inherited in an autosomal recessive manner

Symptoms of JPD (Juvenile Paget disease)

Some of the symptoms of JPD incude:

Treatments for JPD (Juvenile Paget disease)

Treatments for JPD (Juvenile Paget disease) include:

  • Treatment may involve surgery to correct bone deformities, fractures or to release nerves trapped by abnormal bone formation. The condition may be managed through administration of bisphosphonates or calcitonin injections - this is not a cure but can reduce symptoms. Pain medication may be needed to control pain. Affected patients should eat a healthy diet with good levels of calcium and vitamin D to support the bones.

Treatment of JPD: For more treatment information about JPD, see treatment of Juvenile Paget disease (JPD)

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Source - NIH

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