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Clin Rheumatol. 2007 Sep;26(9):1575-9. Epub 2007 Jan 16.

Tumor-induced osteomalacia.

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  • 1Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA.


Tumor-induced osteomalacia, also known as oncogenic osteomalacia, is a rare paraneoplastic syndrome in which vitamin D resistant osteomalacia occurs due to the presence of a tumor. The following case report describes a young woman who seeks a second opinion from a rheumatologist and is found to have oncogenic osteomalacia. Not often discussed in the rheumatology literature, oncogenic osteomalacia is a rare and interesting disease entity in which diagnosis is often more challenging than treatment.

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