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Hyperostosis with hyperphosphatemia: a case report and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3284908     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This is a report of a 6-year-old girl with the rare syndrome of hyperostosis with hyperphosphatemia. Only eight cases have been previously reported. The main features of this syndrome are repeated attacks of bone pain and swelling, the radiologic finding of periosteal reaction with cortical hyperostosis, and the laboratory finding of increased serum phosphorus level with normal serum calcium and parathyroid hormone levels. The purpose of this article is to review the clinical picture, laboratory and radiological findings, and the differential diagnosis.
Authors:
Y A Talab; A Mallouh
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of pediatric orthopedics     Volume:  8     ISSN:  0271-6798     ISO Abbreviation:  J Pediatr Orthop     Publication Date:    1988 May-Jun
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1988-06-14     Completed Date:  1988-06-14     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8109053     Medline TA:  J Pediatr Orthop     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  338-41     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Orthopedics, Dhahran Health Center, Saudi Arabia.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Biopsy
Child
Diagnosis, Differential
Female
Humans
Hyperostosis, Cortical, Congenital / blood*,  epidemiology,  pathology,  radiography,  radionuclide imaging
Osteomyelitis / diagnosis
Phosphates / blood*
Recurrence
Syndrome
Technetium / diagnostic use
Tibia*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Phosphates; 7440-26-8/Technetium

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