Parathryoid hormone related peptide causing hypercalcaemia in a patient with hepatocellular carcinoma.

@article{SultaneRome2013ParathryoidHR,
  title={Parathryoid hormone related peptide causing hypercalcaemia in a patient with hepatocellular carcinoma.},
  author={Sultan-e-Rome and Sadia Sharif and Amir A. Shah},
  journal={JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association},
  year={2013},
  volume={63 2},
  pages={263-4}
}
The incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is increasing. In addition, its presentation without bony metastasis as a part of paraneoplastic syndrome is recognised but uncommon. This unusual presentation of HCC is highlighted in the case of a 63 years old lady, who presented with lethargy and tiredness and hypercalcaemia due to secretion of parathryoid… CONTINUE READING