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Ollier disease


Other Names for this Disease
  • Dyschondroplasia
  • Enchondromatosis
  • Multiple cartilaginous enchondroses
  • Multiple enchondromatosis
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Treatment

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How might Ollier disease be treated?

There is no specific medical treatment for Ollier disease. Surgery is indicated in cases where complications (pathological fractures, growth defect, malignant transformation) arise.[1]
Last updated: 5/19/2011

References
  1. Silve C, Juppner H. Ollier disease. Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases. 2006; http://www.ojrd.com/content/1/1/37. Accessed 5/19/2011.


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Other Names for this Disease
  • Dyschondroplasia
  • Enchondromatosis
  • Multiple cartilaginous enchondroses
  • Multiple enchondromatosis
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.