progressive osseous heteroplasia


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heteroplasia

 [het″er-o-pla´zhah]
replacement of normal by abnormal tissues; malposition of normal cells. adj., adj heteroplas´�tic.
progressive osseous heteroplasia osteoma cutis.
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progressive osseous heteroplasia

a genetic disease linked to GNAS1 mutation.
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Somitic disruption of GNAS in chick embryos mimics progressive osseous heteroplasia. J Clin Invest 2013;123:3624-3633.

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