ea0045p10 | Bone | BSPED2016
, Kumar Yadlapalli
Background: A 5 year old boy who had been born at 29 weeks gestation presented to the paediatrics clinic with abnormally chubby cheeks. Our patients great-grandmother had had a similar appearance and his uncle had recently been diagnosed with giant cell granuloma of the jaw. After extensive imaging and genetic work-up, our patient was diagnosed with cherubism: a condition so named because of the resemblance to cherubic putti in Italian art.Cherubis...