Bilateral genu valgum: an unusual presentation of juvenile primary hyperparathyroidism

  title={Bilateral genu valgum: an unusual presentation of juvenile primary hyperparathyroidism},
  author={Shruti K. Sharma and Sunil Kumar},
  booktitle={Oxford medical case reports},
Primary hyperparathyroidism is a generalized disorder of bone and mineral metabolism caused by autonomous secretion of parathyroid hormone. It is primarily seen in adults with typical age of presentation between third and fifth decades of life. Juvenile hyperparathyroidism is a rare disorder. The common presentations in order of incidence are fatigue and lethargy, headache, nephrolithiasis, nausea, abdominal pain, vomiting and polydipsia. Though skeletal symptoms include bone pains and… CONTINUE READING


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