KURT MARBERG, M.D.; FRITZ DALITH, M.D.; HARRY BANK, M.B., Ch.B.
A case of dyschondroplasia with multiple hemangiomata—Maffucci's syndrome—recently came under our observation. We believe this to be the thirty-fifth case to be described in the literature. The syndrome has been well summarized by Carleton et al.,1 Bean2 and Aimes.3 The rarity of the condition in itself justifies its being reported, and we feel that some features of this particular case, apparently less well known, may be of some importance to those interested in developmental abnormalities.
A 40 year old single female, born in Iraq, was admitted because of fever and a skin rash on the left breast for
MARBERG K, DALITH F, BANK H. DYSCHONDROPLASIA WITH MULTIPLE HEMANGIOMATA (MAFFUCCI'S SYNDROME)(DYSCHONDROPLASIA WITH MULTIPLE HEMANGIOMATA (MAFFUCCI'S SYNDROME)*). Ann Intern Med. 1958;49:1216–1228. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-49-5-1216
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1958;49(5):1216-1228.
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