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Descriptor English: Osteitis Deformans
Descriptor Spanish: Osteítis Deformante
Descriptor Portuguese: Osteíte Deformante
Descriptor French: Maladie de Paget des os
Entry term(s): Osseous Paget's Disease
Paget Disease of Bone
Paget Disease, Bone
Paget's Disease of Bone
Pagets Disease, Bone
Tree number(s): C05.116.692
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D010001
Scope note: A disease marked by repeated episodes of increased bone resorption followed by excessive attempts at repair, resulting in weakened, deformed bones of increased mass. The resultant architecture of the bone assumes a mosaic pattern in which the fibers take on a haphazard pattern instead of the normal parallel symmetry.
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
DeCS ID: 10177
Unique ID: D010001
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Osteitis Deformans - Preferred
Concept UI M0015507
Scope note A disease marked by repeated episodes of increased bone resorption followed by excessive attempts at repair, resulting in weakened, deformed bones of increased mass. The resultant architecture of the bone assumes a mosaic pattern in which the fibers take on a haphazard pattern instead of the normal parallel symmetry.
Preferred term Osteitis Deformans
Entry term(s) Osseous Paget's Disease
Paget Disease of Bone
Paget Disease, Bone
Paget's Disease of Bone
Pagets Disease, Bone



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