Osteopoikilosis: pain as a presenting symptom in three family members

M A Aghdashi, M M Aghdashi, M Rabiepoor
Clinical Medicine Insights. Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Disorders 2011 May 2, 4: 29-32
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Osteopoikilosis is a rare asymptomatic sclerosing bony dysplasia of benign origin. It is usually found incidentally on radiological examinations. Familial occurrence indicates a genetic milieu with autosomal dominant pattern. Here, we present a case report of a young woman suffering from pelvic pain due to osteopoikilosis (OPK). The same disorder was later found in her son and daughter.

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