Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma presenting as multiple bone lesions and hypercalcemia.

@article{Takasaki2006NonHodgkinsLP,
  title={Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma presenting as multiple bone lesions and hypercalcemia.},
  author={Hirotaka Takasaki and Heiwa Kanamori and Maki Takabayashi and Satoshi Yamaji and Hideyuki Koharazawa and Jun Taguchi and Katsumichi Fujimaki and Yoshiaki I Ishigatsubo},
  journal={American journal of hematology},
  year={2006},
  volume={81 6},
  pages={439-42}
}
We report a rare case of a patient with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma who developed multiple bone lesions and hypercalcemia. A 50-year-old woman complained of drowsiness and multiple bone pain on admission. Radiographic examination revealed multiple bone fractures and osteolytic lesions. She was diagnosed with diffuse large B cell lymphoma by biopsy of an inguinal lymph node. Elevation of parathyroid hormone-related protein (PTHrP) and hypercalcemia were confirmed pretreatment, and those serum levels… CONTINUE READING

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