Other tumors of bone
Osteitis fibrosa cystica

Topic Completed: 1 June 2005

Revised: 3 January 2019

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PubMed search: "osteitis fibrosa cystica" [title] bone

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Cite this page: Pernick N Osteitis fibrosa cystica. website. Accessed May 26th, 2020.
Definition / general
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Increased bone cell activity, peritrabecular fibrosis, cystic brown tumors
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