Leukaemia-associated hypercalcaemia in a 10-year-old boy: effectiveness of aminohydroxypropylidene biphosphonate


A 10-year-old boy with leukaemia-associated hypercalcaemia was treated with aminohydroxypropylidene biphosphonate (AHPrBP previously APD) in a total dosage of 60 mg over 5 days, when the condition failed to respond to rehydration and frusemide and no sustained effect was produced by haemodialysis with a calcium (Ca)-free dialysate. Bone films showed no… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00869834


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