x

Search for a rare disease

* (*) mandatory field

Other search option(s)

Suggest an update

(*) Required fields.

Attention

Only comments seeking to improve the quality and accuracy of information on the Orphanet website are accepted. For all other comments, please send your remarks via contact us. Only comments written in English can be processed.

Orphanet doesn't provide personalised answers. To get in touch with the Orphanet team, please contact

Information provided in your contribution (including your email address) will be stocked in .CSV files that will be sent as an email to Orphanet's teams. These emails might be conserved in the teams' mailboxes, in our backoffice servers but will not be registered in our databases (for more information see our section General Data Protection Regulation and data privacy (GDPR) and Confidentiality).

Captcha image

Familial expansile osteolysis

Disease definition

A rare primary bone dysplasia characterized by abnormal bone metabolism with bone pain, deformity, pathological fractures, early conductive hearing loss, and dental abnormalities. Focal bone lesions are typically found in the appendicular skeleton and consist of progressively expanding lytic areas, while generalized disordered bone modeling and altered trabecular pattern are the result of the multifocal, progressive nature of the disease. Age of onset is variable, mode of inheritance is autosomal dominant.

ORPHA:85195

Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Hereditary expansile polyostotic osteolytic dysplasia
    • McCabe disease
  • Prevalence: -
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant 
  • Age of onset: Childhood, Adolescent, Adult
  • ICD-10: M89.5
  • OMIM: 174810
  • UMLS: C0432292
  • MeSH: C536335
  • GARD: 9168
  • MedDRA: -
The documents contained in this web site are presented for information purposes only. The material is in no way intended to replace professional medical care by a qualified specialist and should not be used as a basis for diagnosis or treatment.