Dyschondroplasia (Oilier’s Disease)

Case report


S. Pazhayattil , S. Makhlouf

Department of Surgery (Orthopaedics), Faculty of Medicine,Al-Arab Medical University, Benghazi, S.P.L.A.J.

Garyounis Medical Journal Vol. 9, No.2. January 1986: 99-100


Dyschondroplasia (Oilier’s disease) is characterized by unossified areas of cartilage in the metaphysis and diaphysis of a long bone sometimes expanding to form tumour masses and resulting in deformity. this condition was recently seen in a 12 year old girl and is reported because of its rarity.

Keywords: Dyschondroplasia (Oilier’s Disease)