Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP) Case Study

Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP) Case Study

Edward Hsiao, MD, discusses a case of Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP), a rare bone disease treated at the UCSF Metabolic Bone Clinic. Dr. Hsiao points out the challenges in caring for FOP, recent research and ongoing trials.


Published

April 25, 2018

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UCSF MedConnection

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