Permian Lizard-Like Animal Suffered from a Bone Condition Similar to Paget's Disease (image) PLOS Share Print E-Mail Caption A lizard-like animal that lived 289 million years ago suffered from a bone condition similar to Paget's disease, according to a study published August 7, 2019 in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Yara Haridy of the Museum für Naturkunde in Berlin and colleagues. This is the most ancient known case of such a disease. Credit Images are provided by: Yara Haridy/Museum für Naturekunde, Berlin Usage Restrictions CC-BY: Redistribution permitted with credit Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.