Osteitis fibrosa cystica simulating metastatic tumor. An almost-forgotten relationship.

@article{Bassler1993OsteitisFC,
  title={Osteitis fibrosa cystica simulating metastatic tumor. An almost-forgotten relationship.},
  author={Thomas Bassler and Eric T. Wong and Russell K. Brynes},
  journal={American journal of clinical pathology},
  year={1993},
  volume={100 6},
  pages={697-700}
}
The diagnosis of primary hyperparathyroidism most often results from the incidental finding of hypercalcemia. In two recent cases of osteitis fibrosa cystica (OFC), however, patients without adequate access to health care served as graphic reminders that the clinical spectrum of the disease includes bone disease, and that OFC can be the presenting… CONTINUE READING