Brown tumor of the cervical spine: a case report and review of the literature

Abstract

Brown tumors (BT) are benign focal bone lesions that may appear in the context of primary and secondary hyperparathyroidism (HPT). Involvement of the spine is exceedingly rare. We present a case of brown tumor involving the cervical spine, the third reported in the literature. In the literature review (until August 2010), we found nine cases of spinal BT in… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10067-010-1608-y

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@article{Mateo2010BrownTO, title={Brown tumor of the cervical spine: a case report and review of the literature}, author={Lourdes Mateo and Ana Massuet and Montserrat Sol{\'a} and Ricard P{\'e}rez Andr{\'e}s and Eva Musul{\'e}n and M. Carmen S{\'a}nchez Torres}, journal={Clinical Rheumatology}, year={2010}, volume={30}, pages={419-424} }