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Osteopoikilosis
  1. Shuzhong Liu1,
  2. Xi Zhou2,
  3. An Song3,
  4. Zhen Huo4,
  5. Yong Liu5,
  6. Yipeng Wang2
  1. 1 Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Beijing, China
  2. 2 Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Science and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
  3. 3 Department of Endocrinology, Key Laboratory of Endocrinology, National Health and Family Planning Commission, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Science and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
  4. 4 Department of Pathology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Science and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
  5. 5 Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Dongcheng-qu, China
  1. Correspondence to Professor Yipeng Wang, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Science & Peking Union Medical College, Beijing 100730, China; ypwang_pumch{at}163.com

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A 39-year-old man presented to the orthopaedic clinic with a 1-month history of sacrococcygeal pain. The patient denied experiencing any other constitutional symptoms and any other disorders, and no history of trauma or surgery during the past years. Clinical examination and laboratory investigations revealed no definite abnormality. CT of the hip showed multiple calcification foci in the bilateral acetabulums and femoral heads (figure 1). Single-photon emission CT …

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