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Buschke-Ollendorff syndrome

Disease definition

Buschke-Ollendorff syndrome (BOS) is a benign disorder characterized by the association of osteopoikilosis lesions (``spotted bones'') in the skeleton and connective tissue nevi in the skin.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Disseminated dermatofibrosis with osteopoikilosis
  • Prevalence: >1 / 1000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant 
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: Q78.8
  • OMIM: 166700
  • UMLS: C0265514
  • MeSH: C537415
  • GARD: 1044
  • MedDRA: -

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