Osteitis Fibrosa Cystica

Known as: big head, osteitis cystica fibrosa, Recklinghausen Disease, Bone 
A fibrous degeneration, cyst formation, and the presence of fibrous nodules in bone, usually due to HYPERPARATHYROIDISM.
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2013
2013
A 65-year-old man with back pain had plain radiographs that showed multiple osteolytic bone lesions of the pelvis, femur and L… (More)
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2012
2012
Osteitis Fibrosa Cystica (OFC) is defined as the classic skeletal manifestation of advanced primary hyperparathyroidism. With the… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND After parathyroidectomy, recovery of osteitis fibrosa cystica, which continues to dominate presentation of primary… (More)
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1996
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1996
In a screen for embryonic mutants in the zebrafish a large number of mutants were isolated with abnormal brain morphology. We… (More)
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1996
1996
A 24-year-old man with primary hyperparathyroidism and osteitis fibrosa cystica developed acute hypocalcaemia. Spontaneous… (More)
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1994
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1994
Intermittent calcitriol therapy is commonly used to treat secondary hyperparathyroidism in patients undergoing regular dialysis… (More)
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1993
1993
The diagnosis of primary hyperparathyroidism most often results from the incidental finding of hypercalcemia. In two recent cases… (More)
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1993
1993
A young girl had tibial osteotomies at age 14 for genu valgum and then had recurrent tibial cysts over a number of years… (More)
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1985
1985
The cytology findings of a fine needle aspiration biopsy from osteitis fibrosa cystica (brown tumor) of the rib in a patient with… (More)
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