Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 2020 06 4;34(3):101505. Epub 2020 Apr 4.
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Multiple hereditary exostoses (MHE) and enchondromatosis are rare multifocal benign disorders usually causing skeletal deformities appearing already in childhood. MHE is a dominant autosomal inherited disorder characterized by multiple osteochondromas (exostoses) growing outward from the metaphyses of long bones as well as from flat bones. They may cause reduced joint motion and pain due to tendon, muscle, and nerve compression. Read More