Tumoral calcinosis, diaphysitis, and hyperphosphatemia

E. Clarke, L. E. Swischuk, C. K. Hayden

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Abstract

Three children with hyperphosphatemic tumoral calcinosis, including 2 siblings, presented with recurrent pain and swellings of the legs. Laboratory tests, radiographs, and biopsy showed reactive new bone formation of unknown etiology in the diaphyses. The authors hypothesize a relationship between tumoral calcinosis, hyperostosis, and hyperphosphatemia and consider possible mechanisms.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)643-646
Number of pages4
JournalRadiology
Volume151
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1984

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Clarke, E., Swischuk, L. E., & Hayden, C. K. (1984). Tumoral calcinosis, diaphysitis, and hyperphosphatemia. Radiology, 151(3), 643-646. https://doi.org/10.1148/radiology.151.3.6718723