Gorham's disease

What is Gorham's disease?

It is also known as vanishing bone disease or massive osteolysis or phantom bone disease;rare skeletal disorder. characterized by progressive proliferation of vascular channels leading to destruction and resorption of osseous bone matrix. dull aching pain, pathologic fractures, weakness. high mortality and morbidity rate. diagnosed radiographically-patchy osteoporosis later disappearance of bone

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