Bilateral symmetric polyarthralgia revealing Fanconi's syndrome.

  title={Bilateral symmetric polyarthralgia revealing Fanconi's syndrome.},
  author={Thao Pham and Sarah Furno-Steib and Virginie Daumen-Legr{\'e} and P Acquaviva and Pierre Lafforgue},
  journal={Joint, bone, spine : revue du rhumatisme},
  volume={69 2},
We report the case of a 45-year-old woman who presented with a six-year history of diffuse polyarthralgia responsible for major disability. She reported bilateral symmetric arthralgia in nearly every joint, as well as back pain. Muscle wasting predominating in the roots of the limbs was found. Laboratory tests showed hypocalcemia, severe hypophosphatemia, hypokalemia, alkaline phosphatase elevation, aminoaciduria, and hyperphosphaturia, with no glycosuria. Radiographs disclosed osteolysis of… CONTINUE READING