University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

EyeRounds Online Atlas of Ophthalmology

Contributor: Andrew Doan, MD, PhD, University of Iowa

Category: Oculoplastics

Fibrous dysplasia

fibrous dysplasia

In fibrous dysplasia, the medullary bone is replaced by fibrous tissue, which appears hyopdense on CT scans. The lesion is classically described as ground-glass appearance. First scan is an axial CT.

fibrous dysplasia

Coronal CT scan

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last updated: 02-08-2008
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