Tumor-Induced Osteomalacia

  • Marc Drezner
  • Published 2001 in Reviews in Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders

Abstract

Tumor-induced osteomalacia is a sporadic condition characterized by defective bone and cartilage mineralization in children and bone mineralization in adults, which resolves after resection of a co-existing tumor. The abnormal calci®cation of cartilage occurs at epiphyseal growth plates and contributes to an associated delayed maturation of the cartilage… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/A:1010006811394

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@article{Drezner2001TumorInducedO, title={Tumor-Induced Osteomalacia}, author={Marc Drezner}, journal={Reviews in Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders}, year={2001}, volume={2}, pages={175-186} }