Brown tumour

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam


16 year old female patient referred from other hospital with right tibia malignancy for work up

Patient Data

Age: 16
Gender: Female
Modality: X-ray
Modality: CT
Modality: MRI
Modality: Nuclear medicine

Case Discussion

Hyperparathyroidism with multiple brown tumours.

Parathyroid hormone level is 42 pmol/L (normal range: 1.6 - 7.2)

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Case Information

rID: 12318
Case created: 10th Nov 2010
Last edited: 10th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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