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Solitary bone cyst

Disease definition

A solitary bone cyst is a benign non-epithelial bone cavity that is asymptomatic and that is found most commonly in the second decade of life by chance. The long bones are most often affected, but cases involving the jaw bone have been reported.


  • Synonym(s):
    • Unicameral bone cyst
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Childhood
  • ICD-10: M85.4
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0005937
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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