Oral phosphate binders in the treatment of pseudoxanthoma elasticum.

  title={Oral phosphate binders in the treatment of pseudoxanthoma elasticum.},
  author={Daniel W Sherer and Giselle Singer and Jaime Uribarri and Robert G. Phelps and Allen N. Sapadin and K Bailey Freund and Lawrence Yanuzzi and Wayne Fuchs and Mark G. Lebwohl},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology},
  volume={53 4},
BACKGROUND Pseudoxanthoma elasticum (PXE) is a systemic connective tissue disorder involving elastic fiber calcification and fragmentation with major clinical manifestations occurring in the cutaneous, ocular, and cardiovascular systems. Normalization of the serum calcium-phosphate product through hemodialysis in a previous patient with perforating periumbilical PXE and elevated serum phosphate resulted in regression of skin lesions. OBJECTIVE We sought to study the effect of… CONTINUE READING


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