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Progressive Osseous Heteroplasia

Progressive Osseous Heteroplasia: Introduction

Progressive Osseous Heteroplasia: A very rare disorder where bone forms in abnormal parts of the body such as the skin. The extent and location of the abnormal bone formation is variable. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Progressive Osseous Heteroplasia is available below.

Symptoms of Progressive Osseous Heteroplasia

  • Patches of bone formation on skin
  • Bone formation in deep connective tissue
  • Bone formation in fat layer of skin
  • Bone formation in muscles
  • Bone formation in tendons
  • more symptoms...»

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Causes of Progressive Osseous Heteroplasia

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Definitions of Progressive Osseous Heteroplasia:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Progressive Osseous Heteroplasia as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

 

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