Paget's disease

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a disease of bone occurring in the middle aged and elderly

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Paget's disease of the breast: a 33-year experience.
8) Paget's disease typically presents later than the current patient's age and has a male predilection.
Upon receipt of the final approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for this Zoledronic Acid Injection, the product is now marketed for the treatment of Paget's disease of bone in men and women.
Hence, it is of great value to report our case of monostotic Paget's disease involving the lumbar vertebra that was effectively managed by conservative modalities.
5) Total hip arthroplasty (THA) remains a successful treatment modality for hip osteoarthritis in the setting of Paget's disease affecting the acetabular and femoral bone.
Paget's disease is often discovered in asymptomatic patients either as an incidental finding of raised ALP or on X-rays taken for an unrelated problem.
The Freeman Hospital is now among the best in the country when is comes to looking after patients with Paget's disease, a chronic disorder that can result in enlarged and misshapen bones The condition can cause severe pain and can lead to fractures and, in some cases, disabilities.
12) In general, eight specific clinical patterns associated with cutaneous breast cancer are known: cancer en cuirasse, inflammatory metastatic carcinoma (carcinoma erysipelatodes), (1,13) carcinoma teleangiectaticum, (14) alopecia neoplastica, (15,16) Paget's disease, (17,18) breast carcinoma of the inframammary crease, (19) metastatic mammary carcinoma of the eyelid with histiocytoid histology, (20) nodular metastases, (21,22) and mucinous adenocarcinoma metastatic to the skin (1).
RHEUMATOLOGISTS at Middlesbrough's James Cook University Hospital are urging people to be more aware of Paget's disease - a common bone disorder which affects hundreds of people without many of them knowing about it.
Dela Cruz, who was widowed last year and has three kids to support, was diagnosed with Paget's disease of the breast, which is a rare type of cancer involving the skin.
Vulvar clear cells of Toker: precursors of extramammary Paget's disease.
Neurotologists, otolaryngologists, and skull base surgeons from the US outline a practical approach to the clinical management of skull base tumors and lesions, beginning with surgical approaches described from the neurotologist's and neurosurgeon's perspectives, then minimally invasive and endoscopic skull base approaches; specific tumors and approaches, including acoustic neuroma, meningioma, neurofibromatosis, petrous apex lesions, and petroclival tumors; temporal bone malignancies; unusual temporal bone lesions, such as Paget's disease, fibrous dysplasia, and osteopetrosis; stereotactic radiotherapy for various types of skull base pathology; and the importance, benefit, and interpretation of intraoperative monitoring.
Paget's disease of the bone is a localized disorder of bony remodeling that may be monostotic or polyostotic, with the polyostotic form predominating.