[Treatment of Paget's osteitis deformans].

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Specific treatment of osteitis deformans (OD, Paget's disease of bone) is indicated when symptoms are associated with signs (biochemical or by bone scintigraphy) of active disease. OD in the base of the skull and osteolytic lesions in weight-bearing bones should be treated irrespective of symptoms. The effect of calcitonin (CT) on symptoms and skeletal… (More)

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@article{Brixen1989TreatmentOP, title={[Treatment of Paget's osteitis deformans].}, author={Kim Brixen and Torben Steiniche and L. Mosekilde and Flemming Melsen}, journal={Ugeskrift for laeger}, year={1989}, volume={151 11}, pages={677-80} }