Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 7, Issue 4, pp 215–219 | Cite as

Two peculiar types of enchondromatosis

  • J. Spranger
  • H. Kemperdieck
  • H. Bakowski
  • J. M. Opitz


On the basis of 3 personal observations and of 6 cases from the literature, two peculiar types of enchondromatosis are delineated: 1. Enchondromatosis with generalized, irregular vertebral lesions, and 2. Generalized enchondromatosis with mild platyspondyly.

Key words

Bone dysplasia Enchondromatosis Dyschondroplasia Ollier disease 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Spranger
    • 1
  • H. Kemperdieck
    • 2
  • H. Bakowski
    • 3
  • J. M. Opitz
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of PediatricsUniversity of MainzFRG
  2. 2.Department of PediatricsUniversity of DüsseldorfFRG
  3. 3.Children's HospitalPlettenbergFRG
  4. 4.Wisconsin Clinical Genetics Center of the Department of Medical Genetics and the Department of PediatricsUniversity of Wisconsin Center for Health Sciences and Medical SchoolMadisonUSA

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