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fibrous dysplasia prognosis

A 60-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
40 years experience Geriatrics
Fibrous dysplasia: Fd is not hereditary. We did not get fd from our parents and we cannot pass it on to our children. Fd is caused by a mutation that occurs sometime dur ... Read More
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Bad problem: Fibrous dysplasia is a rare bone disorder in which scar tissue develops in place of normal bone tissue, thereby weakening the bone. The most common bo ... Read More
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Dr. Gerald Mandell
52 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Some info: Fibrous dysplasia,childhood or early adulthood, scar-like (fibrous) tissue develops in place of normal bone. As bone grows, softer, fibrous tissue exp ... Read More

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
52 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Some info: Fibrous dysplasia, bone disorder, which scar-like (fibrous) tissue develops in place of normal bone. As bone grows, softer, fibrous tissue expands, we ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rawhi Omar
44 years experience Pathology
Orthopedist?: If you are referring to fibrous dysplasia of the bone then you need a bone dr or orthopedist. State your problem and a dr will respond
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
52 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Depends: Depends on bone affected with fibrous dysplasia. The bone overgrows but is less strong than normal bone. Fibrous dysplasia involving hip and proximal ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
It depends: It likely will depending on the location of the bone affected. Give us more details of the location and the degree of impairment , if any.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Fibrous dysplasia: is a genetic disorder characterized by abnormal bone development and increased risk of fractures. Fortunately, only one bone is involved in most case ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
36 years experience General Practice
Bone problem: Fibrous dysplasia is an abnormal bone growth where normal bone is replaced with fibrous bone tissue. Fibrous dysplasia causes abnormal growth or swell ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynn Lindaman
37 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No: Fibrous dysplasia will not affect your ability of have a baby nor will the baby inherit the fibrous dysplasia.
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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
Due to bone density: Fibrous dysplasia is a bone disorder in which scar-like (fibrous) tissue develops in place of normal bone. As the bone grows, the softer, fibrous tiss ... Read More
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Taj Jiva
Dr. Taj Jiva answered
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Bone Dysplasia: In fibrous dysplasia scar-like (fibrous) tissue develops in place of normal bone. Fibrous dysplasia can cause weakening of affected and bone fracture ... Read More
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