Turkish Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2023 , Vol 69 , Num 2

Fibrous dysplasia and McCune-Albright syndrome: A case report with review of literature on the rehabilitation approach

Sefa Gümrük Aslan 1 ,Kutay Tezel 1 ,N. Kutay Ordu-Gökkaya 2
1 Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Health Sciences Gülhane School of Medicine, Gaziler Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Health Application and Research Center, Ankara, Türkiye
2 Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Ankara City Hospital, Ankara, Türkiye
DOI : 10.5606/tftrd.2023.8815 McCune-Albright syndrome is classically defined by the clinical triad of fibrous dysplasia (FD) of the bone, café-au-lait macules, and endocrinopathies. We report the case of a 15-year-old male with a diagnosed with McCune Albright syndrome. McCune-Albright syndrome remains a diagnostic challenge, and delayed diagnosis may have significant consequences. Routine musculoskeletal screening along with other endocrinopathies should be kept in mind. The rehabilitation programs that provides significant improvement in their quality of life. The treatment of McCune-Albright syndrome is directed toward the specific symptoms that are apparent in each individual. Keywords : Fibrous dysplasia, McCune-Albright syndrome, rehabilitation, scoliosis