McCune–Albright syndrome

Mehdi Hamadani and Lubna Chaudhary
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (11): 597. || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2006.tb00722.x
Published online: 4 December 2006

A 46-year-old man presented with generalised bone pain which had been present for approximately 15 years. His past history was significant for a precocious puberty, with full development of secondary sexual characteristics by 9 years of age. His adult height was 165 cm.

  • Mehdi Hamadani1
  • Lubna Chaudhary2

  • Department of Internal Medicine, Oklahoma University Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Okla, USA.


  • 1. Albright F, Butler AM, Hampton AO, Smith P. Syndrome characterized by osteitis fibrosa disseminata, areas of pigmentation and endocrine dysfunction, with precocious puberty in females: report of five cases. N Engl J Med 1937; 216: 727-746.


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