Dermatology Online Journal
Painful subcutaneous nodules on the thigh
- Author(s): Kaufman, Bridget P
- Marchalik, Rachel
- Cheng, Kyle
- Norton, Scott A
- et al.
Osteoma cutis is the presence of bone within the dermis or subcutaneous tissue. This condition may occur sporadically or secondary to other dermatologic or genetic conditions. We present a 12-year-old girl with pseudohypoparathyroidism type-Ia who developed osteoma cutis on the right thigh.