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Vol 7, No 6 (2011)
Case report
Published online: 2012-02-27
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Tumor-like calcinosis — a case report

Anna Szumera-Ciećkiewicz
Onkol. Prak. Klin 2011;7(6):327-331.

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Vol 7, No 6 (2011)
CASE REPORT
Published online: 2012-02-27

Abstract

The diagnostics of massive tumor located in scapula region of a 35-year old male with an end-stage renal failure was presented. Both the radiological findings and histological examination of biopsy material established a diagnosis of tumor-like calcinosis in soft tissue accompanying chronic renal failure with secondary hyperparathyroidism. Clinical characteristics, radiological and histological image as well as main therapeutical options were discussed.

Abstract

The diagnostics of massive tumor located in scapula region of a 35-year old male with an end-stage renal failure was presented. Both the radiological findings and histological examination of biopsy material established a diagnosis of tumor-like calcinosis in soft tissue accompanying chronic renal failure with secondary hyperparathyroidism. Clinical characteristics, radiological and histological image as well as main therapeutical options were discussed.
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Keywords

tumoral calcinosis, secondary hyperparathyroidism, secondary hyperphosphatemia, chronic renal failure

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Title

Tumor-like calcinosis — a case report

Journal

Oncology in Clinical Practice

Issue

Vol 7, No 6 (2011)

Article type

Case report

Pages

327-331

Published online

2012-02-27

Bibliographic record

Onkol. Prak. Klin 2011;7(6):327-331.

Keywords

tumoral calcinosis
secondary hyperparathyroidism
secondary hyperphosphatemia
chronic renal failure

Authors

Anna Szumera-Ciećkiewicz

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