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Descriptor English:   Cherubism 
Descriptor Spanish:   Querubismo 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Querubismo 
Synonyms English:   Familial Benign Giant-Cell Tumor of the Jaw
Familial Fibrous Dysplasia of Jaw
Familial Multilocular Cystic Disease of the Jaws  
Tree Number:   C05.116.099.708.375.199
Definition English:   A fibro-osseous hereditary disease of the jaws. The swollen jaws and raised eyes give a cherubic appearance; multiple radiolucencies are evident upon radiographic examination. 
History Note English:   65 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications DI diagnosis
DG diagnostic imaging DH diet therapy
DT drug therapy EC economics
EM embryology EN enzymology
EP epidemiology EH ethnology
ET etiology GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
ME metabolism MI microbiology
MO mortality NU nursing
PS parasitology PA pathology
PP physiopathology PC prevention & control
PX psychology RT radiotherapy
RH rehabilitation SU surgery
TH therapy UR urine
VE veterinary VI virology
Record Number:   23965 
Unique Identifier:   D002636 

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