Monostotic localization of Paget disease in the hand.

Published online: Jun 27 1994

L De Smet, P Roosen, B Zachee, and G Fabry.

University Hospital Pellenberg, Department of Orthopedics, Belgium.


Paget disease rarely affects the hand and when it does, there is usually a polyosteotic involvement. Only a few cases have been described in the literature on monostotic localization in the hand. This paper adds two cases with solitary involvement of a metacarpal.