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Malignant Osteopetrosis

Malignant Osteopetrosis is categorized as a rare disease. Osteopetrosis is a rare bone disorder characterized by increased bone density as old bone is not resorbed and replaced with new bone. Malignant Osteopetrosis as an congenital condition reflects the presence of it at birth. Malignant Osteopetrosis as a sclerosis is a disease characterized by hardening or thickening of of tissues, vessels or organs. Malignant Osteopetrosis as an osteopetrosis is a hereditary disease characterized by abnormally dense bone. It comes along with frequent occurrence of fractures of the affected bone. If you suffer from a rare disease like this one, if you want to know more information about this illness, you want to share your problems or you seek for support, check our dedicated forum about rare diseases where issues about Malignant Osteopetrosis are discussed (discussions about treatments, medications, pathology, signs, symptoms of Malignant Osteopetrosis, etc...).
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