Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2014  |  Volume : 18  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 147--150

A rare incident of Paget«SQ»s disease of bone in early adult life


Harishchandra Rai, Shaila M Pai, Anitha Dayakar, Vivek Javagal 
 Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology, KVG Dental College and Hospital, Sullia, Karnataka, India

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Harishchandra Rai
Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology, KVG Dental College and Hospital, Sullia - 574 237, D.K, Karnataka
India

Paget«SQ»s disease of bone (PDB) is characterized by a focal alteration of bone remodeling, which leads to bone with anomalous structure and altered mechanical properties associated with pain and complications. It is more common in Western Europe where as rare in Africa and Asia. The disease is more common in men of older adults and mean age of occurrence is 59 ± 14 years. But it is rarely encountered in patients younger than 40 years of age.


How to cite this article:
Rai H, Pai SM, Dayakar A, Javagal V. A rare incident of Paget's disease of bone in early adult life .J Oral Maxillofac Pathol 2014;18:147-150


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Rai H, Pai SM, Dayakar A, Javagal V. A rare incident of Paget's disease of bone in early adult life . J Oral Maxillofac Pathol [serial online] 2014 [cited 2021 Sep 19 ];18:147-150
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