Distal clavicular erosions from hyperparathyroidism

Case contributed by Dr Craig Hacking

Presentation

History withheld.

Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Male

Right sided internal jugular CVL sits with the tip in the SVC. Left sided pacemaker in situ with no evidence of lead fracture. Surgical clips in the superior mediastinum in keeping with recent parathyroidectomy. Atelectasis within the base of the right lung. Cardiomediastinal contours are normal given the AP projection.

Erosion of the distal clavicles consistent with history of hyperparathyroidism.

Case Discussion

Great example of erosions of the distal clavicles, in this case from hyperparathyroidism.

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Case information

rID: 43021
Case created: 19th Feb 2016
Last edited: 5th Mar 2016
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