Ectopic production of calciotropic peptides

G. R. Mundy

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Abstract

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 languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)473-487+v
JournalEndocrinology and Metabolism Clinics of North America
Volume20
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - 1991

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Endocrinology

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