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Paget disease 

Paget disease
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Paget disease
Author(s):

Roger Smith

and Paul Wordsworth

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199607990.003.0007
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date: 25 February 2020

Paget disease is common, with important complications. This chapter deals with the clinical aspects, the evidence for genetic and viral causes, and effects of current treatment with bisphosphonates. Rare related conditions include juvenile Paget disease, Paget disease and frontotemporal dementia, familial expansile osteolysis, and expansile skeletal hyperphosphatasia.

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