Send us a Message

Submit Data |  Help |  Video Tutorials |  News |  Publications |  Download |  REST API |  Citing RGD |  Contact   


The Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) is downloaded weekly from The file downloaded is considered the "last stable build" available for the ontology. For more about the HPO, view their website at

Term:Paget disease of bone
go back to main search page
Accession:HP:0034159 term browser browse the term
Definition:A localized disorder of bone remodeling. Increased numbers of larger than normal osteoclasts initiate the process at affected skeletal sites, and the increase in bone resorption is followed by an increase in new bone formation, altering bone architecture.
Comment:Paget disease is a feature of several Mendelian diseases including Paget disease of bone 3 (OMIM:167250).
Synonyms:exact_synonym: osteitis deformans
 xref: EFO:0004261

show annotations for term's descendants           Sort by:

Term paths to the root
Path 1
Term Annotations click to browse term
  Human phenotype 0
    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Abnormality of the musculoskeletal system 0
        Abnormality of the skeletal system 0
          Abnormal skeletal morphology 0
            Abnormal bone structure 0
              Paget disease of bone 0
paths to the root