Michael P. D'Alessandro, M.D.
Peer Review Status: Internally Peer Reviewed
Have a persistently calcified cartilaginous matrix, poorly formed and absent medullary cavities, poorly differentiated compact bone, and spongiosa that is solid bone.
On plain film homogeneous increased bone density is seen. The bones have a marbled appearance and sometimes can have a "bone within a bone" appearance. The lower extremities have a lack of normal metaphyseal tubularization causing club shaped metaphyses, and there arcuate bands of increased bone density around iliac wings.The paranasal sinuses are often obliterated
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