Incidentally Diagnosed Osteopoikilosis: A Case Report


REŞORLU M. , KARATAĞ O. , Toprak C. A. , Doner D.

TURK OSTEOPOROZ DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF OSTEOPOROSIS, cilt.23, ss.107-109, 2017 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 23 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4274/tod.60490
  • Dergi Adı: TURK OSTEOPOROZ DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF OSTEOPOROSIS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.107-109

Özet

Osteopoikilosis is a rare bone dysplasia. Patients are generally asymptomatic and are frequently identified during radiological imaging by coincidence. The epiphysis and metaphysis of the long bones, the phalanges and pelvic bones are the localizations which frequently involved. It appears as oval or round, homogeneous, symmetrical, uniform, radio-opacities. Osteoblastic metastases, mastocytosis, tuberous sclerosis and Paget's disease should be considered in differential diagnosis.