Advanced osteitis fibrosa cystica in the absence of phalangeal subperiosteal resorption. A case report and review of the literature
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A case of primary hyperparathyroidism with advanced osteitis fibrosa cystica but without any subperiosteal phalangeal bone resorption is described. A review of this unusual rdiological feature is presented. High-detail magnification radiography (microradiography) is advocated for the early diagnosis of bony defects in hyperparathyroidism.
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