[Compression of the sciatic nerve in uremic tumor calcinosis].

@article{Garca1999CompressionOT,
  title={[Compression of the sciatic nerve in uremic tumor calcinosis].},
  author={Sebastian Garc{\'i}a and Federico Cof{\'a}n and Andreu Combal{\'i}a and Anna Casas and Josep Mar{\'i}a Campistol and Federico Oppenheimer},
  journal={Neurologia},
  year={1999},
  volume={14 2},
  pages={86-9}
}
Tumoral calcinosis is an uncommon and benign condition characterized by the presence of slow-growing calcified periarticular soft tissue masses of varying size. They are usually asymptomatic and nerve compression is rare. We describe the case of a 54-year-old female patient on long-term hemodialysis for chronic renal failure presenting sciatica in the left… CONTINUE READING