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Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva: A Rare Disease Due to Unawareness, Case Report and Literature Review

Abstract Introduction and importance Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva is an ultra-rare genetic disorder of progressive soft tissue ossification. Due to unawareness and poor clinical suspicion, the rate of misdiagnosis, delay in diagnosis, and unnecessary diagnostic procedures leading to permanent injury and lifelong disability is common. Here we report this rare genetic disorder in a six years […]

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