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      Category : Health Centers > Bones, Joints, and Muscles

Paget Disease

Alternate Names : Osteitis Deformans

Paget Disease | Symptoms & Signs | Diagnosis & Tests | Prevention & Expectations | Treatment & Monitoring

How is the disease diagnosed?

Diagnosis of Paget disease begins with a history and physical exam. In many cases, the disease is diagnosed from routine X-rays that were taken for other reasons. Paget disease can also be seen on other special X-ray tests, such as a bone scan. Blood tests may be ordered to help in the diagnosis.

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Paget Disease: Prevention & Expectations

Author: Jeffrey La Flamme, DC
Reviewer: Adam Brochert, MD
Date Reviewed: 09/05/01

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