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  • n. Abnormal development of fibrous tissue.


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fibro- +‎ dysplasia


  • "And Harry has something called fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva."

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  • Patients born with a disease called fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP) are locked into this fate, often becoming severely disabled before adulthood.

    Later On

  • Patients born with a disease called fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva

    Scientific American

  • PHILADELPHIA - An international team of scientists, led by researchers at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, is taking the first step in developing a treatment for a rare genetic disorder called fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP), in which the body's skeletal muscles and soft connective tissue turns to bone, immobilizing patients over a lifetime with a second skeleton.

    R&D Mag - News

  • Our daughter, Elizabeth, was diagnosed with fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva in 1985 at the age of 6, and we first met Dr. Kaplan a few years after that.

    Americans of Generous Heart and Mind

  • The study has important implications for understanding the rare genetic disorder fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP), a condition studied by the authors who care for most of the world's 700 patients with the condition. - latest science and technology news stories

  • The 13-year-old, from West London, is suffering from fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva

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  • Seanie Nammock, 13, suffers from fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva, which affects only 600 people in the world, according to the International Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva Association.

  • Ten-year-old Luciana Wulkan, of Spring Meadows, has fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva


  • BROKEN: The skeleton of this man who had fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP) shows the extensive bone growth that happens when soft tissue cells get the wrong message.

    Scientific American


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