Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis

Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis

Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis (CRMO), also known as chronic nonbacterial osteomyelitis, is an orphan disease (OMIM#259680) whose prevalence is estimated at 1–2/106 (Orphanet.net) but may well be higher.CRMOwas first described in 1972 by Giedon et al.