Melorheostosis with osteopoikilosis

What is Melorheostosis with osteopoikilosis?

Melorheostosis with osteopoikilosis is a rare sclerosing bone dysplasia, combining the clinical and radiological features of melorheostosis and osteopoikilosis (see these terms), that has been reported in some families with osteopoikilosis and that is characterized by a variable presentation of limb pain and deformities.

Other condition names

  • MSBD syndrome
  • Mixed sclerosing bone dystrophy

Inheritance type

Autosomal dominant


  • Worldwide: <1 in 1,000 000

Age of Onset

  • All ages
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