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6) Entities such as Paget's and fibrous dysplasia can have similar leonine facies but tend to asymmetrically involve the maxilla and mandible.
Several authors have reported one being initially misdiagnosed for the other, infiltrative leonine facies being a finding common to the two diseases.
Because of the facial appearance, the differential diagnosis from leonine facies of leprosy, congenital syphilis, and myxoedema should be made.