What is Paget’s disease of bone?
Paget’s disease of bone is a chronic skeletal disorder which may result in enlarged or deformed bones in one or more regions of the skeleton. Excessive bone breakdown and formation can result in bone which is dense but fragile. Pain is the most common symptom. Complications may include arthritis, fractures, bowing of limbs and hearing loss if Paget’s disease affects the skull. Though the causes are not known, medical therapies are available to manage the disease. What is Paget’s disease of bone?
Questions & Answers About Paget’s Disease of Bone
This publication answers the most commonly asked questions about Paget’s disease of bone and includes detailed information about all drugs approved for the treatment of Paget’s disease in the United States.
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The Management of Paget's Disease of Bone
New information on pathology, clinical presentation, diagnostic evaluation & recommendations, indications for treatment & therapy options.

Annotated Bibliography on
Paget’s Disease of Bone
Jointly published in June 2001 by The Paget Foundaton and NIH Osteoporosis and Related Diseases~National Resource Center.
Annotated Bibliography on Paget’s Disease of Bone
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* This bibliography may be accessed online at http://www.osteo.org, under bibliographies.
Educational Slide Program - Diagnosis and Management of Paget’s Disease of Bone
50 slides with accompanying text on the diagnosis and management of Paget’s disease of bone. A limited number of copies of this program are available at no cost by mail or you may download the entire program below.
Educational Slide Program - Diagnosis and Management of Paget’s Disease of Bone
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