Metastatic calcinosis cutis

S. S. Raimer, M. E. Archer, J. L. Jorizzo

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Abstract

Calcinosis cutis may be associated with metastatic calcification, dystrophic calcification, tumoral calcinosis, or may be deemed idiopathic. The association of cutaneous calcification with metastatic or tumoral calcinosis is quite rare. A case of metastatic calcinosis cutis in a woman with chronic renal failure and secondary hyperparathyroidism is presented. Other causes of calcinosis cutis are discussed briefly.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)463-465+483
JournalCutis
Volume32
Issue number5
StatePublished - Dec 1 1983

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  • Dermatology

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Raimer, S. S., Archer, M. E., & Jorizzo, J. L. (1983). Metastatic calcinosis cutis. Cutis, 32(5), 463-465+483.