The Hajdu-Cheney syndrome: A case report and review of the literature

Diren H., Kovanlikaya I., Süller A., DİCLE O.

Pediatric Radiology, vol.20, no.7, pp.568-569, 1990 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 1990
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/bf02011397
  • Journal Name: Pediatric Radiology
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.568-569
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes


Hajdu-Cheney syndrome which is also known as type VI idiopathic osteolysis is a rare disease transmitted autosomal dominantly. In this syndrome, oestolysis involves primarily the terminal phalanges. We describe here a 18-year-old boy with typical clinical and radiological signs of Hajdu-Cheney syndrome. © 1990 Springer-Verlag.