Albright's hereditary osteodystrophy


Albright's hereditary osteodystrophy
the skeletal abnormalities, collectively, of pseudohypoparathyroidism type 1. These include short stature, abnormally short fingers and toes (particularly involving the fourth and fifth metacarpals and metatarsals), and soft-tissue calcification. [F. Albright (1900–69), US physician]

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  • Albright's hereditary osteodystrophy — the skeletal abnormalities, collectively, of pseudohypoparathyroidism type 1. These include short stature, abnormally short fingers and toes (particularly involving the fourth and fifth metacarpals and metatarsals), and soft tissue calcification …   Medical dictionary

  • Albright hereditary osteodystrophy syndrome — Al·bright hereditary osteodystrophy, syndrome (awlґbrīt) [Fuller Albright, American physician and endocrinologist, 1900–1969] see pseudohypoparathyroidism and see under syndrome …   Medical dictionary

  • Albright hereditary osteodystrophy — pseudohypoparathyroidism …   Medical dictionary

  • osteodystrophy — Defective formation of bone. SYN: osteodystrophia. [osteo + G. dys, difficult, imperfect, + trophe, nourishment] Albright hereditary o. an inherited form of hyperparathyroidism associated with ectopic …   Medical dictionary

  • osteodystrophy — n. any generalized bone disease resulting from a metabolic disorder. In renal osteodystrophy chronic kidney failure leads to diffuse bone changes resulting from osteomalacia, secondary hyperparathyroidism (excessive secretion of parathyroid… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Albright — Fuller, U.S. physician, 1900–1969. See A. disease, A. syndrome, A. hereditary osteodystrophy, Forbes A. syndrome, McCune A. syndrome …   Medical dictionary

  • Osteodystrophy — Classification and external resources ICD 10 Q78.9 ICD 9 756.50 …   Wikipedia

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  • McCune–Albright syndrome — McCune Albright syndrome Classification and external resources Café au lait skin pigmentation. A) A typical lesion on the face, chest, and arm of a 5 year old girl with McCune Albright syndrome which demonstrates jagged coast of Maine borders,… …   Wikipedia


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