Albright hereditary osteodystrophy

Quick Reference

The skeletal abnormalities, collectively, of pseudohypoparathyroidism. These include short stature, abnormally short fingers and toes (particularly involving the fourth and fifth metacarpals and metatarsals), and soft-tissue calcification. F. Albright (1900–69), US physician

Subjects: Medicine and Health — Chemistry.

Reference entries

See all related reference entries in Oxford Index »