Tumors are frequently associated with factors that affect bone cell function and calcium homeostasis. As a result, many patients with cancer develop paraneoplastic syndromes. The commonest is hypercalcemia of malignancy. Other related paraneoplastic syndromes are hypocalcemia, hypophosphatemia, and osteomalacia.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Journal||Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics of North America|
|State||Published - 1991|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism