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a generalized bone disease marked by multiple transparent stripes of absorption in the long and flat bones.
osteomalacia with multiple pseudofractures, usually bilateral and symmetrical, may develop true pathologic fractures.
Milkman syndromeGeneralized osteomalacia A 'radiologist's disease' more common in middle-aged ♀, characterized by alternating symmetrical radiolucent bands or pseudofractures corresponding to resorption and mineralization near arteries, a condition that responds to vitamin D therapy
Milk·man syn·drome(milk'man sin'drōm)
Osteomalacia with multiple pseudofractures, usually bilateral and symmetric; true pathologic fractures may also develop.
Milkman,Louis Arthur, U.S. radiologist, 1895-1951.
Milkman syndrome - osteomalacia with multiple pseudofractures.