Mnemonic to remember the causes of Multiple Benign Lucent Bone Lesions

Some of the causes of multiple benign lucent bone lesions can be recalled with the following two super-helpful mnemonics:

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  • CHEF JOHN P

Mnemonics

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  • N: neurofibromatosis (type 1)
  • P: Paget disease
  • O: Ollier disease
  • H: hereditary multiple exostoses
  • H: hyperparathyroidism (and hemophilia) 
  • E: eosinophilic granuloma
  • F: fibrous dysplasia
  • J: Jaffe-Campanacci syndrome
  • C: cystic angiomatosis
Multiple Benign Lucent Bone Lesions
Another useful mnemonic for multiple benign Lucent lesions is CHEF JOHN P
  • C: cystic angiomatosis
  • H: hereditary multiple exostoses
  • E: eosinophilic granuloma
  • F: fibrous dysplasia
  • J: Jaffe-Campanacci syndrome
  • O: Ollier disease
  • H: hyperparathyroidism (and hemophilia) 
  • N: neurofibromatosis (type 1)
  • P: Paget disease
Multiple Benign Lucent Bone Lesions

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