Multiple 'Brown Tumors' Masquerading as Metastatic Bone Disease.


'Brown tumors' are known as 'osteitis fibrosa cystica' or 'Von Recklinghausen's disease' of the bone. A high index of suspicion is required by the treating doctor for diagnosing a 'brown tumor' in its early stage. Clinical suspicion, along with laboratory and radiological investigations, is required to diagnose this condition. We present a case of a 65-year… (More)
DOI: 10.7759/cureus.431


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@article{Vaishya2015MultipleT, title={Multiple 'Brown Tumors' Masquerading as Metastatic Bone Disease.}, author={Raju Vaishya and Amit K. Agarwal and Harsh Singh and Vipul Vijay}, journal={Cureus}, year={2015}, volume={7 12}, pages={e431} }