Paget's Disease Research Paper

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System: Skeletal Paget’s disease Definition of Paget’s disease This disease causes the bones to grow larger and weaker than normal. This can occur in any bone of the body but it does not spread to other bones. Most people have it in their skull, spine, pelvis or leg bones. The bone can break more easily because it can become weak and they can also become misshapen. Pain can also occur in the bones. It is estimated that 2% of white adults over the age of 55 have Paget’s disease. This figures rises to 8% for white people who are over the age of 80. Additionally, men are twice as likely as women to have the disease. What are the causes of Paget’s disease? The causes of this

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