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Fibrous dysplasia

Fibrous dysplasia

a condition of cystic bone growth that results from abnormal bone development. May occur with bone lesions, skin pigmentation and endocrine abnormalities.

See: McCune-Albright syndrome.

Origin: gr. Plassein = to form

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