dysplasia

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dysplasia

[di′splā·zhə]
(pathology)
Abnormal development or growth, especially of cells.
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The distribution of bones in polyostotic fibrous dysplasia is often unilateral and monomelic.
The diagnosis of polyostotic fibrous dysplasia had been established by radiologic and physical examinations.
1) Windolz reported that the more extensive the skeletal involvement is, as with severe polyostotic fibrous dysplasia, the more frequent and severe the involvement of the face and skull is.
Mesenchymal tumours were localized in the pelvis by MRI in one and in the right jaw by CT in another patient, whereas one had polyostotic fibrous dysplasia involving the ends of long bones and pelvis in addition to other features of HRO and no features of any other endocrinopathy (16).