Brown tumor

Case contributed by Dr Hani Makky ALSALAM


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

Patient Data

Age: 16 years
Gender: Female

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Nuclear medicine

Multiple hot lesion on bone scan

Case Discussion

Hyperparathyroidism with multiple brown tumors.

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

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Case information

rID: 12318
Published: 10th Nov 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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